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God Is A Rewarder

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August 1, 2020
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Joel and Victoria Osteen's message of unconditional love and unending hope reaches everyone across the world.

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  • (APPLAUSE)
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  • (APPLAUSE)WELL, GOD BLESS YOU. IT'S
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  • (APPLAUSE)WELL, GOD BLESS YOU. IT'SALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTO YOUR
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  • WELL, GOD BLESS YOU. IT'SALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTO YOURHOMES. WE LOVE YOU. IF YOU'RE
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  • ALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTO YOURHOMES. WE LOVE YOU. IF YOU'REEVER IN OUR AREA PLEASE STOP
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  • HOMES. WE LOVE YOU. IF YOU'REEVER IN OUR AREA PLEASE STOPBY AND BE A PART OF ONE OF OUR
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  • EVER IN OUR AREA PLEASE STOPBY AND BE A PART OF ONE OF OURSERVICES. I PROMISE YOU WE'LL
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  • BY AND BE A PART OF ONE OF OURSERVICES. I PROMISE YOU WE'LLMAKE YOU FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.
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  • SERVICES. I PROMISE YOU WE'LLMAKE YOU FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.BUT THANKS SO MUCH FOR
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  • MAKE YOU FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.BUT THANKS SO MUCH FORTUNING IN. THANK YOU AGAIN FOR
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  • BUT THANKS SO MUCH FORTUNING IN. THANK YOU AGAIN FORCOMING OUT TODAY.
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  • TUNING IN. THANK YOU AGAIN FORCOMING OUT TODAY.I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHING
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  • COMING OUT TODAY.I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHINGFUNNY. I TAKE NO CREDIT FOR
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  • I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHINGFUNNY. I TAKE NO CREDIT FORTHIS JOKE. IT WAS GIVEN TO ME
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  • FUNNY. I TAKE NO CREDIT FORTHIS JOKE. IT WAS GIVEN TO MEBY MY BROTHER PAUL. (LAUGHTER)
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  • THIS JOKE. IT WAS GIVEN TO MEBY MY BROTHER PAUL. (LAUGHTER)I HEARD ABOUT THIS BLOND LADY.
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  • BY MY BROTHER PAUL. (LAUGHTER)I HEARD ABOUT THIS BLOND LADY.SHE WAS...IT'S ALREADY NOT
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  • I HEARD ABOUT THIS BLOND LADY.SHE WAS...IT'S ALREADY NOTSTARTING GOOD IS IT? (LAUGHTER)
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  • SHE WAS...IT'S ALREADY NOTSTARTING GOOD IS IT? (LAUGHTER)SHE WAS OUT IN THE YARD DOING
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  • STARTING GOOD IS IT? (LAUGHTER)SHE WAS OUT IN THE YARD DOINGSOME WORK WITH THE WEED EATER
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  • SHE WAS OUT IN THE YARD DOINGSOME WORK WITH THE WEED EATERWHEN SHE ACCIDENTALLY CUT OFF
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  • SOME WORK WITH THE WEED EATERWHEN SHE ACCIDENTALLY CUT OFFHER CAT'S TAIL. HE WAS IN THE
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  • WHEN SHE ACCIDENTALLY CUT OFFHER CAT'S TAIL. HE WAS IN THEBUSHES AND SHE DIDN'T SEE HIM
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  • HER CAT'S TAIL. HE WAS IN THEBUSHES AND SHE DIDN'T SEE HIMAND SHE FELT SO BAD.
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  • BUSHES AND SHE DIDN'T SEE HIMAND SHE FELT SO BAD.SHE GRABBED THE CAT, GRABBED
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  • AND SHE FELT SO BAD.SHE GRABBED THE CAT, GRABBEDTHE TAIL, AND TOLD HER FRIEND
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  • SHE GRABBED THE CAT, GRABBEDTHE TAIL, AND TOLD HER FRIENDSHE WAS GOING TO WAL-MART.
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  • THE TAIL, AND TOLD HER FRIENDSHE WAS GOING TO WAL-MART.SHE SAID, "WAL-MART? WHY
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  • SHE WAS GOING TO WAL-MART.SHE SAID, "WAL-MART? WHYWAL-MART?
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  • SHE SAID, "WAL-MART? WHYWAL-MART?SHE SAID, "HELLOOO. THEY'RE THE
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  • WAL-MART?SHE SAID, "HELLOOO. THEY'RE THELARGEST RETAILER IN THE WORLD."
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  • SHE SAID, "HELLOOO. THEY'RE THELARGEST RETAILER IN THE WORLD."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)
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  • LARGEST RETAILER IN THE WORLD."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)PAUL'S CELL NUMBER IS (713)...
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  • (LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)PAUL'S CELL NUMBER IS (713)...(LAUGHTER)
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  • PAUL'S CELL NUMBER IS (713)...(LAUGHTER)SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.
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  • (LAUGHTER)SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.THIS IS MY BIBLE. I AM WHAT IT
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  • SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.THIS IS MY BIBLE. I AM WHAT ITSAYS I AM. I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS
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  • THIS IS MY BIBLE. I AM WHAT ITSAYS I AM. I HAVE WHAT IT SAYSI HAVE. I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS
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  • SAYS I AM. I HAVE WHAT IT SAYSI HAVE. I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYSI CAN DO.
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  • I HAVE. I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYSI CAN DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORD
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  • I CAN DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORDOF GOD. I BOLDLY CONFESS:
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  • TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORDOF GOD. I BOLDLY CONFESS:MY MIND IS ALERT. MY HEART
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  • OF GOD. I BOLDLY CONFESS:MY MIND IS ALERT. MY HEARTIS RECEPTIVE. I WILL NEVER BE
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  • MY MIND IS ALERT. MY HEARTIS RECEPTIVE. I WILL NEVER BETHE SAME. IN JESUS' NAME.
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  • IS RECEPTIVE. I WILL NEVER BETHE SAME. IN JESUS' NAME.GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • THE SAME. IN JESUS' NAME.GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT HOW GOD IS A REWARDER.
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  • I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT HOW GOD IS A REWARDER.WHEN YOU PUT GOD FIRST PLACE
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  • ABOUT HOW GOD IS A REWARDER.WHEN YOU PUT GOD FIRST PLACEAND YOU MAKE IT YOUR HIGHEST
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  • WHEN YOU PUT GOD FIRST PLACEAND YOU MAKE IT YOUR HIGHESTPRIORITY TO PLEASE HIM THEN
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  • AND YOU MAKE IT YOUR HIGHESTPRIORITY TO PLEASE HIM THENYOU CAN EXPECT TO LIVE A
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  • PRIORITY TO PLEASE HIM THENYOU CAN EXPECT TO LIVE ABLESSED, FULFILLED LIFE.
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  • YOU CAN EXPECT TO LIVE ABLESSED, FULFILLED LIFE.THAT'S WHAT IT SAYS IN
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  • BLESSED, FULFILLED LIFE.THAT'S WHAT IT SAYS INHEBREWS 11:6. "GOD IS A
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  • THAT'S WHAT IT SAYS INHEBREWS 11:6. "GOD IS AREWARDER OF THOSE WHO
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  • HEBREWS 11:6. "GOD IS AREWARDER OF THOSE WHODILIGENTLY SEEK HIM."
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  • REWARDER OF THOSE WHODILIGENTLY SEEK HIM."NOTICE WHO GOD REWARDS.
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  • DILIGENTLY SEEK HIM."NOTICE WHO GOD REWARDS.NOT PEOPLE WHO HALF-HEARTEDLY
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  • NOTICE WHO GOD REWARDS.NOT PEOPLE WHO HALF-HEARTEDLYSEEK HIM, PEOPLE THAT ONLY
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  • NOT PEOPLE WHO HALF-HEARTEDLYSEEK HIM, PEOPLE THAT ONLYTHINK ABOUT HIM WHEN THEY'RE
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  • SEEK HIM, PEOPLE THAT ONLYTHINK ABOUT HIM WHEN THEY'REHAVING A PROBLEM, PEOPLE THAT
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  • THINK ABOUT HIM WHEN THEY'REHAVING A PROBLEM, PEOPLE THATWILL ONLY COME TO CHURCH
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  • HAVING A PROBLEM, PEOPLE THATWILL ONLY COME TO CHURCHWHEN SOMETHING SPECIAL IS
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  • WILL ONLY COME TO CHURCHWHEN SOMETHING SPECIAL ISGOING ON.
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  • WHEN SOMETHING SPECIAL ISGOING ON.NO, GOD REWARDS PEOPLE THAT
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  • GOING ON.NO, GOD REWARDS PEOPLE THATDILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.
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  • NO, GOD REWARDS PEOPLE THATDILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.PEOPLE LIKE YOU THAT GET UP
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  • DILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.PEOPLE LIKE YOU THAT GET UPEVERY MORNING AND THANK HIM
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  • PEOPLE LIKE YOU THAT GET UPEVERY MORNING AND THANK HIMFOR HIS GOODNESS.
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  • EVERY MORNING AND THANK HIMFOR HIS GOODNESS.PEOPLE THAT GO THROUGH THE DAY
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  • FOR HIS GOODNESS.PEOPLE THAT GO THROUGH THE DAYMEDITATING ON HIS PROMISES.
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  • PEOPLE THAT GO THROUGH THE DAYMEDITATING ON HIS PROMISES.PEOPLE THAT GIVE HIM PRAISE IN
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  • MEDITATING ON HIS PROMISES.PEOPLE THAT GIVE HIM PRAISE INTHE GOOD TIMES AND IN THE TOUGH
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  • PEOPLE THAT GIVE HIM PRAISE INTHE GOOD TIMES AND IN THE TOUGHTIMES. PEOPLE THAT ARE ALWAYS
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  • THE GOOD TIMES AND IN THE TOUGHTIMES. PEOPLE THAT ARE ALWAYSGROWING, LEARNING, STRIVING TO
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  • TIMES. PEOPLE THAT ARE ALWAYSGROWING, LEARNING, STRIVING TODO BETTER. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLY
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  • GROWING, LEARNING, STRIVING TODO BETTER. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARD
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  • DO BETTER. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARDIS COMING. GOD WILL GIVE YOU
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  • SEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARDIS COMING. GOD WILL GIVE YOUSTRENGTH, WISDOM, FAVOR, GOOD
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  • IS COMING. GOD WILL GIVE YOUSTRENGTH, WISDOM, FAVOR, GOODBREAKS, PROMOTION, HEALING,
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  • STRENGTH, WISDOM, FAVOR, GOODBREAKS, PROMOTION, HEALING,RESTORATION.
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  • BREAKS, PROMOTION, HEALING,RESTORATION.YOU WON'T BE ABLE TO OUTRUN
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  • RESTORATION.YOU WON'T BE ABLE TO OUTRUNTHE GOOD THINGS OF GOD WHEN
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  • YOU WON'T BE ABLE TO OUTRUNTHE GOOD THINGS OF GOD WHENYOU SEEK HIM WITH YOUR WHOLE
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  • THE GOOD THINGS OF GOD WHENYOU SEEK HIM WITH YOUR WHOLEHEART.
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  • YOU SEEK HIM WITH YOUR WHOLEHEART.WHAT'S INTERESTING ABOUT A
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  • HEART.WHAT'S INTERESTING ABOUT AREWARD IS IT'S PUT IN PLACE
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  • WHAT'S INTERESTING ABOUT AREWARD IS IT'S PUT IN PLACEBEFORE ANYONE CLAIMS IT.
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  • REWARD IS IT'S PUT IN PLACEBEFORE ANYONE CLAIMS IT.RIGHT NOW THERE ARE REWARDS FOR
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  • BEFORE ANYONE CLAIMS IT.RIGHT NOW THERE ARE REWARDS FORCERTAIN FUGITIVES THAT ARE ON
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  • RIGHT NOW THERE ARE REWARDS FORCERTAIN FUGITIVES THAT ARE ONTHE LOOSE. THE MONEY IS ALREADY
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  • CERTAIN FUGITIVES THAT ARE ONTHE LOOSE. THE MONEY IS ALREADYIN A FUND JUST WAITING FOR
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  • THE LOOSE. THE MONEY IS ALREADYIN A FUND JUST WAITING FORSOMEONE TO STEP UP AND CLAIM IT.
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  • IN A FUND JUST WAITING FORSOMEONE TO STEP UP AND CLAIM IT.THE ONLY THING YOU HAVE TO DO IS
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  • SOMEONE TO STEP UP AND CLAIM IT.THE ONLY THING YOU HAVE TO DO ISFIND THAT FUGITIVE AND THEN THE
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  • THE ONLY THING YOU HAVE TO DO ISFIND THAT FUGITIVE AND THEN THEMONEY WOULD BE RELEASED IN THAT
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  • FIND THAT FUGITIVE AND THEN THEMONEY WOULD BE RELEASED IN THATFUND.
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  • MONEY WOULD BE RELEASED IN THATFUND.IN THE SAME WAY GOD HAS A
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  • FUND.IN THE SAME WAY GOD HAS AREWARD THAT HAS ALREADY BEEN
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  • IN THE SAME WAY GOD HAS AREWARD THAT HAS ALREADY BEENPUT IN PLACE. IT'S JUST WAITING
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  • REWARD THAT HAS ALREADY BEENPUT IN PLACE. IT'S JUST WAITINGTO BE RELEASED.
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  • PUT IN PLACE. IT'S JUST WAITINGTO BE RELEASED.THE ONLY CATCH IS WE HAVE TO
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  • TO BE RELEASED.THE ONLY CATCH IS WE HAVE TOMEET THE DEMANDS OF THE REWARD.
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  • THE ONLY CATCH IS WE HAVE TOMEET THE DEMANDS OF THE REWARD.NOW THE AMAZING THING ABOUT
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  • MEET THE DEMANDS OF THE REWARD.NOW THE AMAZING THING ABOUTGOD IS HE SAYS, "YOU DON'T EVEN
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  • NOW THE AMAZING THING ABOUTGOD IS HE SAYS, "YOU DON'T EVENHAVE TO FIND ME. IF YOU WILL
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  • GOD IS HE SAYS, "YOU DON'T EVENHAVE TO FIND ME. IF YOU WILLJUST SEEK ME, I WILL GIVE YOU
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  • HAVE TO FIND ME. IF YOU WILLJUST SEEK ME, I WILL GIVE YOUTHE REWARD. IF YOU WILL JUST
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  • JUST SEEK ME, I WILL GIVE YOUTHE REWARD. IF YOU WILL JUSTMAKE AN EFFORT TO PLEASE ME.
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  • THE REWARD. IF YOU WILL JUSTMAKE AN EFFORT TO PLEASE ME.IF YOU WILL JUST GET UP IN THE
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  • MAKE AN EFFORT TO PLEASE ME.IF YOU WILL JUST GET UP IN THEMORNING AND THANK ME. IF YOU
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  • IF YOU WILL JUST GET UP IN THEMORNING AND THANK ME. IF YOUWILL JUST READ THE SCRIPTURE."
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  • MORNING AND THANK ME. IF YOUWILL JUST READ THE SCRIPTURE."YOU MAY NOT EVEN UNDERSTAND
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  • WILL JUST READ THE SCRIPTURE."YOU MAY NOT EVEN UNDERSTANDIT BUT GOD SAYS, "THAT'S OKAY.
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  • YOU MAY NOT EVEN UNDERSTANDIT BUT GOD SAYS, "THAT'S OKAY.I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARD
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  • IT BUT GOD SAYS, "THAT'S OKAY.I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARDFOR JUST MAKING THE EFFORT."
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  • I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARDFOR JUST MAKING THE EFFORT."I WAS DRIVING OUT OF MY
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  • FOR JUST MAKING THE EFFORT."I WAS DRIVING OUT OF MYNEIGHBORHOOD THE OTHER DAY
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  • I WAS DRIVING OUT OF MYNEIGHBORHOOD THE OTHER DAYAND I SAW A SIGN ON A TELEPHONE
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  • NEIGHBORHOOD THE OTHER DAYAND I SAW A SIGN ON A TELEPHONEPOLE. IT SAID, "LOST DOG."
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  • AND I SAW A SIGN ON A TELEPHONEPOLE. IT SAID, "LOST DOG."IT HAD A PICTURE OF THE DOG.
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  • POLE. IT SAID, "LOST DOG."IT HAD A PICTURE OF THE DOG.AT THE BOTTOM IN BIG LETTERS
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  • IT HAD A PICTURE OF THE DOG.AT THE BOTTOM IN BIG LETTERSIT READ, "REWARD $500."
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  • AT THE BOTTOM IN BIG LETTERSIT READ, "REWARD $500."IMAGINE I WENT TO THE HOUSE,
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  • IT READ, "REWARD $500."IMAGINE I WENT TO THE HOUSE,KNOCKED ON THE DOOR AND SAID,
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  • IMAGINE I WENT TO THE HOUSE,KNOCKED ON THE DOOR AND SAID,"HEY, I'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR YOUR
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  • KNOCKED ON THE DOOR AND SAID,"HEY, I'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR YOURDOG THE LAST TWO HOURS. I'VE
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  • "HEY, I'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR YOURDOG THE LAST TWO HOURS. I'VESEARCHED THIS WHOLE SECTION OF
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  • DOG THE LAST TWO HOURS. I'VESEARCHED THIS WHOLE SECTION OFTHE NEIGHBORHOOD. NOW I'M HERE
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  • SEARCHED THIS WHOLE SECTION OFTHE NEIGHBORHOOD. NOW I'M HEREFOR THE REWARD."
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  • THE NEIGHBORHOOD. NOW I'M HEREFOR THE REWARD."THEIR FIRST QUESTION WOULD BE,
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  • FOR THE REWARD."THEIR FIRST QUESTION WOULD BE,"HEY, WHERE'S THE DOG?"
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  • THEIR FIRST QUESTION WOULD BE,"HEY, WHERE'S THE DOG?""WELL, SORRY. I DIDN'T FIND THE
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  • "HEY, WHERE'S THE DOG?""WELL, SORRY. I DIDN'T FIND THEDOG BUT I PROMISE YOU I'VE BEEN
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  • "WELL, SORRY. I DIDN'T FIND THEDOG BUT I PROMISE YOU I'VE BEENLOOKING."
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  • DOG BUT I PROMISE YOU I'VE BEENLOOKING."THEY WOULD SAY, "SIR, NO DOG;
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  • LOOKING."THEY WOULD SAY, "SIR, NO DOG;NO REWARD."
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  • THEY WOULD SAY, "SIR, NO DOG;NO REWARD."THIS IS WHAT IS SO GREAT ABOUT
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  • NO REWARD."THIS IS WHAT IS SO GREAT ABOUTGOD. HE SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOU
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  • THIS IS WHAT IS SO GREAT ABOUTGOD. HE SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOUJUST FOR LOOKING. I'LL BLESS YOU
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  • GOD. HE SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOUJUST FOR LOOKING. I'LL BLESS YOUJUST FOR SEEKING ME. I'LL REWARD
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  • JUST FOR LOOKING. I'LL BLESS YOUJUST FOR SEEKING ME. I'LL REWARDYOU JUST FOR COMING TO CHURCH."
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  • JUST FOR SEEKING ME. I'LL REWARDYOU JUST FOR COMING TO CHURCH."(APPLAUSE)
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  • YOU JUST FOR COMING TO CHURCH."(APPLAUSE)"I WILL SHOW YOU FAVOR JUST FOR
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  • (APPLAUSE)"I WILL SHOW YOU FAVOR JUST FORGETTING UP IN THE MORNING AND
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  • "I WILL SHOW YOU FAVOR JUST FORGETTING UP IN THE MORNING ANDMEDITATING ON MY PROMISES."
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  • GETTING UP IN THE MORNING ANDMEDITATING ON MY PROMISES."THE REWARD IS NOT IN HAVING IT
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  • MEDITATING ON MY PROMISES."THE REWARD IS NOT IN HAVING ITALL FIGURED OUT. THE REWARD
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  • THE REWARD IS NOT IN HAVING ITALL FIGURED OUT. THE REWARDIS IN THE SEEKING. THE REWARD
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  • ALL FIGURED OUT. THE REWARDIS IN THE SEEKING. THE REWARDIS IN MAKING THE EFFORT.
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  • IS IN THE SEEKING. THE REWARDIS IN MAKING THE EFFORT.MY FATHER CAME FROM A FAMILY
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  • IS IN MAKING THE EFFORT.MY FATHER CAME FROM A FAMILYTHAT DIDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO DO
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  • MY FATHER CAME FROM A FAMILYTHAT DIDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO DOWITH GOD. THEY WERE GOOD PEOPLE
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  • THAT DIDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO DOWITH GOD. THEY WERE GOOD PEOPLEBUT HE DIDN'T HAVE ANY KIND OF
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  • WITH GOD. THEY WERE GOOD PEOPLEBUT HE DIDN'T HAVE ANY KIND OFSPIRITUAL UPBRINGING.
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  • BUT HE DIDN'T HAVE ANY KIND OFSPIRITUAL UPBRINGING.AT THE AGE OF SEVENTEEN, DADDY
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  • SPIRITUAL UPBRINGING.AT THE AGE OF SEVENTEEN, DADDYGAVE HIS LIFE TO CHRIST.
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  • AT THE AGE OF SEVENTEEN, DADDYGAVE HIS LIFE TO CHRIST.FIRST ONE IN THE FAMILY.
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  • GAVE HIS LIFE TO CHRIST.FIRST ONE IN THE FAMILY.GOD CALLED HIM TO PREACH.
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  • FIRST ONE IN THE FAMILY.GOD CALLED HIM TO PREACH.AS A TEENAGER HE STARTED
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  • GOD CALLED HIM TO PREACH.AS A TEENAGER HE STARTEDMINISTERING IN THE PRISONS, IN
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  • AS A TEENAGER HE STARTEDMINISTERING IN THE PRISONS, INTHE SENIOR CITIZENS HOMES, ON
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  • MINISTERING IN THE PRISONS, INTHE SENIOR CITIZENS HOMES, ONTHE STREET CORNERS. HE DIDN'T
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  • THE SENIOR CITIZENS HOMES, ONTHE STREET CORNERS. HE DIDN'TKNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THE BIBLE.
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  • THE STREET CORNERS. HE DIDN'TKNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THE BIBLE.HE HAD NEVER BEEN TO SEMINARY.
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  • KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THE BIBLE.HE HAD NEVER BEEN TO SEMINARY.HE CALLED JOB, "JOB."
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  • HE HAD NEVER BEEN TO SEMINARY.HE CALLED JOB, "JOB."ONE TIME HE PREACHED A WHOLE
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  • HE CALLED JOB, "JOB."ONE TIME HE PREACHED A WHOLESERMON ON SAMPSON AND REALIZED
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  • ONE TIME HE PREACHED A WHOLESERMON ON SAMPSON AND REALIZEDAT THE END HE HAD BEEN CALLING
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  • SERMON ON SAMPSON AND REALIZEDAT THE END HE HAD BEEN CALLINGHIM TARZAN. (LAUGHTER)
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  • AT THE END HE HAD BEEN CALLINGHIM TARZAN. (LAUGHTER)HE DIDN'T HAVE IT ALL TOGETHER
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  • HIM TARZAN. (LAUGHTER)HE DIDN'T HAVE IT ALL TOGETHERBY DADDY HAD A DESIRE TO PLEASE
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  • HE DIDN'T HAVE IT ALL TOGETHERBY DADDY HAD A DESIRE TO PLEASEGOD. HE WAS SEEKING HIM, MAKING
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  • BY DADDY HAD A DESIRE TO PLEASEGOD. HE WAS SEEKING HIM, MAKINGTHE EFFORT. (APPLAUSE)
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  • GOD. HE WAS SEEKING HIM, MAKINGTHE EFFORT. (APPLAUSE)GOD DOESN'T SAY, "IF YOU KNOW
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  • THE EFFORT. (APPLAUSE)GOD DOESN'T SAY, "IF YOU KNOWALL THE SCRIPTURES, IF YOU
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  • GOD DOESN'T SAY, "IF YOU KNOWALL THE SCRIPTURES, IF YOUUNDERSTAND ALL THE THEOLOGY,
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  • ALL THE SCRIPTURES, IF YOUUNDERSTAND ALL THE THEOLOGY,I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARD."
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  • UNDERSTAND ALL THE THEOLOGY,I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARD."NO, GOD SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOU
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  • I WILL GIVE YOU THE REWARD."NO, GOD SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOUFOR MAKING THE EFFORT. I WILL
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  • NO, GOD SAYS, "I WILL PAY YOUFOR MAKING THE EFFORT. I WILLPAY YOU FOR TRYING. I WILL PAY
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  • FOR MAKING THE EFFORT. I WILLPAY YOU FOR TRYING. I WILL PAYYOU FOR SEEKING ME."
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  • PAY YOU FOR TRYING. I WILL PAYYOU FOR SEEKING ME."FROM THE TIME I WAS A LITTLE
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  • YOU FOR SEEKING ME."FROM THE TIME I WAS A LITTLEBOY MY PARENTS TAUGHT ME THE
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  • FROM THE TIME I WAS A LITTLEBOY MY PARENTS TAUGHT ME THEIMPORTANCE OF HONORING GOD.
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  • BOY MY PARENTS TAUGHT ME THEIMPORTANCE OF HONORING GOD.I WASN'T PERFECT. I MADE
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  • IMPORTANCE OF HONORING GOD.I WASN'T PERFECT. I MADEMISTAKES. BUT FOR AS LONG
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  • I WASN'T PERFECT. I MADEMISTAKES. BUT FOR AS LONGBACK AS I CAN REMEMBER I WOULD
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  • MISTAKES. BUT FOR AS LONGBACK AS I CAN REMEMBER I WOULDGET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANK
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  • BACK AS I CAN REMEMBER I WOULDGET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANKGOD FOR THE DAY AND ASK HIM FOR
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  • GET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANKGOD FOR THE DAY AND ASK HIM FORWISDOM AND GUIDANCE.
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  • GOD FOR THE DAY AND ASK HIM FORWISDOM AND GUIDANCE.EVERY DAY I WOULD READ A
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  • WISDOM AND GUIDANCE.EVERY DAY I WOULD READ ACHAPTER IN MY BIBLE.
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  • EVERY DAY I WOULD READ ACHAPTER IN MY BIBLE.DIDN'T ALWAYS UNDERSTAND IT.
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  • CHAPTER IN MY BIBLE.DIDN'T ALWAYS UNDERSTAND IT.STILL DON'T AND I'M THE PASTOR
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  • DIDN'T ALWAYS UNDERSTAND IT.STILL DON'T AND I'M THE PASTOROF A BIG CHURCH. GOD HASN'T
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  • STILL DON'T AND I'M THE PASTOROF A BIG CHURCH. GOD HASN'TBLESSED ME BECAUSE I'M THE
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  • OF A BIG CHURCH. GOD HASN'TBLESSED ME BECAUSE I'M THESMARTEST, THE MOST QUALIFIED,
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  • BLESSED ME BECAUSE I'M THESMARTEST, THE MOST QUALIFIED,THE MOST TALENTED.
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  • SMARTEST, THE MOST QUALIFIED,THE MOST TALENTED.GOD HAS BLESSED ME BECAUSE I'VE
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  • THE MOST TALENTED.GOD HAS BLESSED ME BECAUSE I'VEMADE IT A GOAL TO SEEK HIM, TO
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  • GOD HAS BLESSED ME BECAUSE I'VEMADE IT A GOAL TO SEEK HIM, TOHONOR HIM, TO PLEASE HIM.
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  • MADE IT A GOAL TO SEEK HIM, TOHONOR HIM, TO PLEASE HIM.(APPLAUSE)
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  • HONOR HIM, TO PLEASE HIM.(APPLAUSE)EVERY MORNING I STILL GET UP
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  • (APPLAUSE)EVERY MORNING I STILL GET UPAND TAKE THE FIRST HALF-HOUR
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  • EVERY MORNING I STILL GET UPAND TAKE THE FIRST HALF-HOUROF THE DAY TO THANK GOD FOR
  • 00:06:01.184 --> 00:06:02.752
  • AND TAKE THE FIRST HALF-HOUROF THE DAY TO THANK GOD FORHIS GOODNESS, TO ACKNOWLEDGE
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  • OF THE DAY TO THANK GOD FORHIS GOODNESS, TO ACKNOWLEDGEHIM AS MY SAVIOR, TO ASK HIM
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  • HIS GOODNESS, TO ACKNOWLEDGEHIM AS MY SAVIOR, TO ASK HIMFOR WISDOM. I PRAY EVERY DAY,
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  • HIM AS MY SAVIOR, TO ASK HIMFOR WISDOM. I PRAY EVERY DAY,"LORD, LET EVERYTHING I DO
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  • FOR WISDOM. I PRAY EVERY DAY,"LORD, LET EVERYTHING I DOTODAY BRING HONOR TO YOUR NAME."
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  • "LORD, LET EVERYTHING I DOTODAY BRING HONOR TO YOUR NAME."GOD HAS TAKEN ME PLACES THAT
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  • TODAY BRING HONOR TO YOUR NAME."GOD HAS TAKEN ME PLACES THATI'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.
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  • GOD HAS TAKEN ME PLACES THATI'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.HE'S BLESSED OUR FAMILY MORE
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  • I'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.HE'S BLESSED OUR FAMILY MORETHAN I COULD IMAGINE.
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  • HE'S BLESSED OUR FAMILY MORETHAN I COULD IMAGINE.I'D LOVE TO TELL YOU I'M JUST
  • 00:06:17.733 --> 00:06:18.768
  • THAN I COULD IMAGINE.I'D LOVE TO TELL YOU I'M JUSTTHAT SMART. I'M JUST THAT
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  • I'D LOVE TO TELL YOU I'M JUSTTHAT SMART. I'M JUST THATTALENTED. I'M JUST AN
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  • THAT SMART. I'M JUST THATTALENTED. I'M JUST ANOVERACHIEVER.
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  • TALENTED. I'M JUST ANOVERACHIEVER.NO, I HAVE DONE MY PART TO
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  • OVERACHIEVER.NO, I HAVE DONE MY PART TODEVELOP WHAT GOD HAS GIVEN ME
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  • NO, I HAVE DONE MY PART TODEVELOP WHAT GOD HAS GIVEN MEBUT I KNOW THE PROMOTION,
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  • DEVELOP WHAT GOD HAS GIVEN MEBUT I KNOW THE PROMOTION,THE FAVOR, THE BLESSING, HAS
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  • BUT I KNOW THE PROMOTION,THE FAVOR, THE BLESSING, HASCOME BECAUSE I HAVE KEPT GOD
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  • THE FAVOR, THE BLESSING, HASCOME BECAUSE I HAVE KEPT GODFIRST PLACE. I'VE DONE MY BEST
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  • COME BECAUSE I HAVE KEPT GODFIRST PLACE. I'VE DONE MY BESTTO DILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.
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  • FIRST PLACE. I'VE DONE MY BESTTO DILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.(APPLAUSE)
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  • TO DILIGENTLY SEEK HIM.(APPLAUSE)I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAME
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  • (APPLAUSE)I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAMETHING. MAKE PLEASING GOD YOUR
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  • I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAMETHING. MAKE PLEASING GOD YOURHIGHEST PRIORITY. GET UP EVERY
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  • THING. MAKE PLEASING GOD YOURHIGHEST PRIORITY. GET UP EVERYMORNING AND THANK GOD FOR WHAT
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  • HIGHEST PRIORITY. GET UP EVERYMORNING AND THANK GOD FOR WHATHE HAS DONE. TAKE TIME TO READ
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  • MORNING AND THANK GOD FOR WHATHE HAS DONE. TAKE TIME TO READTHE SCRIPTURE.
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  • HE HAS DONE. TAKE TIME TO READTHE SCRIPTURE.ALL THROUGH THE DAY MEDITATE
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  • THE SCRIPTURE.ALL THROUGH THE DAY MEDITATEON GOD'S PROMISES. WHEN YOU
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  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY MEDITATEON GOD'S PROMISES. WHEN YOUHAVE A MAJOR DECISION, ASK GOD
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  • ON GOD'S PROMISES. WHEN YOUHAVE A MAJOR DECISION, ASK GODFOR WISDOM. IF YOU LIVE LIKE
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  • HAVE A MAJOR DECISION, ASK GODFOR WISDOM. IF YOU LIVE LIKETHAT GOD WILL TAKE YOU PLACES
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  • FOR WISDOM. IF YOU LIVE LIKETHAT GOD WILL TAKE YOU PLACESTHAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.
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  • THAT GOD WILL TAKE YOU PLACESTHAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.THINK ABOUT DAVID. HE WASN'T
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  • THAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.THINK ABOUT DAVID. HE WASN'TTHE BIGGEST, STRONGEST; MOST
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  • THINK ABOUT DAVID. HE WASN'TTHE BIGGEST, STRONGEST; MOSTQUALIFIED.
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  • THE BIGGEST, STRONGEST; MOSTQUALIFIED.HOW DID HE MAKE IT TO THE
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  • QUALIFIED.HOW DID HE MAKE IT TO THEPALACE? HOW DID HE SURPASS
  • 00:07:04.280 --> 00:07:06.015
  • HOW DID HE MAKE IT TO THEPALACE? HOW DID HE SURPASSOTHERS THAT HAD MORE NATURAL
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  • PALACE? HOW DID HE SURPASSOTHERS THAT HAD MORE NATURALABILITY?
  • 00:07:07.283 --> 00:07:08.651
  • OTHERS THAT HAD MORE NATURALABILITY?THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DAVID WAS
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  • ABILITY?THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DAVID WASA MAN AFTER GOD'S OWN HEART."
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  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DAVID WASA MAN AFTER GOD'S OWN HEART."DAVID WAS CONSTANTLY SEEKING
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  • A MAN AFTER GOD'S OWN HEART."DAVID WAS CONSTANTLY SEEKINGGOD. HE WAS ALWAYS WRITING
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  • DAVID WAS CONSTANTLY SEEKINGGOD. HE WAS ALWAYS WRITINGSONGS OF PRAISE, TELLING GOD
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  • GOD. HE WAS ALWAYS WRITINGSONGS OF PRAISE, TELLING GODHOW MUCH HE LOVED HIM, HOW
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  • SONGS OF PRAISE, TELLING GODHOW MUCH HE LOVED HIM, HOWMUCH HE NEEDED HIM, HOW GREAT
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  • HOW MUCH HE LOVED HIM, HOWMUCH HE NEEDED HIM, HOW GREATGOD WAS. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLY
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  • MUCH HE NEEDED HIM, HOW GREATGOD WAS. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD YOU WILL GO PLACES THAT
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  • GOD WAS. WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD YOU WILL GO PLACES THATYOUR NATURAL ABILITY COULD NOT
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  • SEEK GOD YOU WILL GO PLACES THATYOUR NATURAL ABILITY COULD NOTHAVE TAKEN YOU.
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  • YOUR NATURAL ABILITY COULD NOTHAVE TAKEN YOU.MY SISTER LISA MET A LADY IN
  • 00:07:30.006 --> 00:07:32.141
  • HAVE TAKEN YOU.MY SISTER LISA MET A LADY INATLANTA LAST WEEK. SHE AND
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  • MY SISTER LISA MET A LADY INATLANTA LAST WEEK. SHE ANDHER HUSBAND WERE IN THE
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  • ATLANTA LAST WEEK. SHE ANDHER HUSBAND WERE IN THEOIL BUSINESS. AT ONE TIME THEY
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  • HER HUSBAND WERE IN THEOIL BUSINESS. AT ONE TIME THEYHAD BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL BUT
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  • OIL BUSINESS. AT ONE TIME THEYHAD BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL BUTOVER THE LAST FEW YEARS THE
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  • HAD BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL BUTOVER THE LAST FEW YEARS THEBUSINESS HAD REALLY GONE DOWN.
  • 00:07:39.115 --> 00:07:40.349
  • OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS THEBUSINESS HAD REALLY GONE DOWN.IN FACT, THEY WERE ABOUT TO GO
  • 00:07:40.349 --> 00:07:41.884
  • BUSINESS HAD REALLY GONE DOWN.IN FACT, THEY WERE ABOUT TO GOBANKRUPT. THEY HAD LAID OFF ALL
  • 00:07:41.884 --> 00:07:43.052
  • IN FACT, THEY WERE ABOUT TO GOBANKRUPT. THEY HAD LAID OFF ALLTHEIR EMPLOYEES. THEY WERE CLOSE
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  • BANKRUPT. THEY HAD LAID OFF ALLTHEIR EMPLOYEES. THEY WERE CLOSETO LOSING THEIR OWN HOME. NOW IT
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  • THEIR EMPLOYEES. THEY WERE CLOSETO LOSING THEIR OWN HOME. NOW ITWAS STARTING TO AFFECT THEIR
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  • TO LOSING THEIR OWN HOME. NOW ITWAS STARTING TO AFFECT THEIRMARRIAGE. THEY WEREN'T GETTING
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  • WAS STARTING TO AFFECT THEIRMARRIAGE. THEY WEREN'T GETTINGALONG. ONE THING AFTER ANOTHER.
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  • MARRIAGE. THEY WEREN'T GETTINGALONG. ONE THING AFTER ANOTHER.ONE DAY THEY WERE FLIPPING
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  • ALONG. ONE THING AFTER ANOTHER.ONE DAY THEY WERE FLIPPINGTHROUGH THE CHANNELS AND THEY
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  • ONE DAY THEY WERE FLIPPINGTHROUGH THE CHANNELS AND THEYSAW US ON TELEVISION. THEY
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  • THROUGH THE CHANNELS AND THEYSAW US ON TELEVISION. THEYSTARTED LISTENING EACH WEEK.
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  • SAW US ON TELEVISION. THEYSTARTED LISTENING EACH WEEK.FAITH BEGAN TO RISE IN THEIR
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  • STARTED LISTENING EACH WEEK.FAITH BEGAN TO RISE IN THEIRHEARTS. THEY HEARD ME TALKING
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  • FAITH BEGAN TO RISE IN THEIRHEARTS. THEY HEARD ME TALKINGABOUT HOW GOD IS A GOD OF
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  • HEARTS. THEY HEARD ME TALKINGABOUT HOW GOD IS A GOD OFRESTORATION, HOW HE CAN DO
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  • ABOUT HOW GOD IS A GOD OFRESTORATION, HOW HE CAN DOEXCEEDINGLY, ABUNDANTLY, ABOVE
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  • RESTORATION, HOW HE CAN DOEXCEEDINGLY, ABUNDANTLY, ABOVEAND BEYOND. THOSE WORDS OF
  • 00:08:06.342 --> 00:08:08.444
  • EXCEEDINGLY, ABUNDANTLY, ABOVEAND BEYOND. THOSE WORDS OFENCOURAGEMENT WERE LIKE COOL
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  • AND BEYOND. THOSE WORDS OFENCOURAGEMENT WERE LIKE COOLWATER TO THEIR DRY, THIRSTY
  • 00:08:10.246 --> 00:08:13.149
  • ENCOURAGEMENT WERE LIKE COOLWATER TO THEIR DRY, THIRSTYSOULS. IT IMPACTED THEM SO MUCH
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  • WATER TO THEIR DRY, THIRSTYSOULS. IT IMPACTED THEM SO MUCHTHEY WANTED TO BE HERE IN
  • 00:08:14.417 --> 00:08:16.285
  • SOULS. IT IMPACTED THEM SO MUCHTHEY WANTED TO BE HERE INPERSON. THEY LIVED IN
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  • THEY WANTED TO BE HERE INPERSON. THEY LIVED INMISSISSIPPI BUT EVERY WEEK THEY
  • 00:08:18.120 --> 00:08:20.122
  • PERSON. THEY LIVED INMISSISSIPPI BUT EVERY WEEK THEYWOULD FIND THE CHEAPEST AIRFARE
  • 00:08:20.122 --> 00:08:22.358
  • MISSISSIPPI BUT EVERY WEEK THEYWOULD FIND THE CHEAPEST AIRFARETHEY COULD FIND AND THEY WOULD
  • 00:08:22.358 --> 00:08:24.260
  • WOULD FIND THE CHEAPEST AIRFARETHEY COULD FIND AND THEY WOULDFLY TO HOUSTON ON SATURDAY AND
  • 00:08:24.260 --> 00:08:25.661
  • THEY COULD FIND AND THEY WOULDFLY TO HOUSTON ON SATURDAY ANDATTEND LAKEWOOD AND THEN FLY
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  • FLY TO HOUSTON ON SATURDAY ANDATTEND LAKEWOOD AND THEN FLYHOME AFTER THE SERVICE, WEEK
  • 00:08:28.064 --> 00:08:30.032
  • ATTEND LAKEWOOD AND THEN FLYHOME AFTER THE SERVICE, WEEKAFTER WEEK, MONTH AFTER MONTH.
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  • HOME AFTER THE SERVICE, WEEKAFTER WEEK, MONTH AFTER MONTH.I'M TALKING ABOUT DILIGENTLY
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  • AFTER WEEK, MONTH AFTER MONTH.I'M TALKING ABOUT DILIGENTLYSEEKING HIM.
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  • I'M TALKING ABOUT DILIGENTLYSEEKING HIM.IT'S FUNNY. SOME PEOPLE WON'T
  • 00:08:33.402 --> 00:08:35.004
  • SEEKING HIM.IT'S FUNNY. SOME PEOPLE WON'TGO ACROSS THE STREET TO HONOR
  • 00:08:35.004 --> 00:08:36.706
  • IT'S FUNNY. SOME PEOPLE WON'TGO ACROSS THE STREET TO HONORGOD. THEY'RE BUSY. THEY'RE
  • 00:08:36.706 --> 00:08:37.740
  • GO ACROSS THE STREET TO HONORGOD. THEY'RE BUSY. THEY'RETIRED. THEY DON'T WANT TO BE
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  • GOD. THEY'RE BUSY. THEY'RETIRED. THEY DON'T WANT TO BEINCONVENIENCED. (APPLAUSE)
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  • TIRED. THEY DON'T WANT TO BEINCONVENIENCED. (APPLAUSE)BUT THIS COUPLE WAS FLYING
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  • INCONVENIENCED. (APPLAUSE)BUT THIS COUPLE WAS FLYINGFROM ANOTHER STATE.
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  • BUT THIS COUPLE WAS FLYINGFROM ANOTHER STATE.FRIENDS, GOD SEES EVERY
  • 00:08:43.279 --> 00:08:45.014
  • FROM ANOTHER STATE.FRIENDS, GOD SEES EVERYSACRIFICE YOU MAKE. HE SEES WHEN
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  • FRIENDS, GOD SEES EVERYSACRIFICE YOU MAKE. HE SEES WHENYOU GET UP IN THE MORNING TO
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  • SACRIFICE YOU MAKE. HE SEES WHENYOU GET UP IN THE MORNING TOSEEK HIM. HE SEES WHEN YOU TAKE
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  • YOU GET UP IN THE MORNING TOSEEK HIM. HE SEES WHEN YOU TAKETIME TO PRAY BEFORE YOU MAKE THE
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  • SEEK HIM. HE SEES WHEN YOU TAKETIME TO PRAY BEFORE YOU MAKE THEDECISION. HE SEES YOU GETTING
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  • TIME TO PRAY BEFORE YOU MAKE THEDECISION. HE SEES YOU GETTINGYOUR CHILDREN DRESSED, DRIVING
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  • DECISION. HE SEES YOU GETTINGYOUR CHILDREN DRESSED, DRIVINGDOWN THE FREEWAY TO COME TO
  • 00:08:55.257 --> 00:08:57.326
  • YOUR CHILDREN DRESSED, DRIVINGDOWN THE FREEWAY TO COME TOCHURCH. YOUR EFFORT HAS NOT GONE
  • 00:08:57.326 --> 00:08:59.362
  • DOWN THE FREEWAY TO COME TOCHURCH. YOUR EFFORT HAS NOT GONEUNNOTICED.
  • 00:08:59.362 --> 00:09:00.363
  • CHURCH. YOUR EFFORT HAS NOT GONEUNNOTICED.LET ME ASSURE YOU, A REWARD IS
  • 00:09:00.363 --> 00:09:01.697
  • UNNOTICED.LET ME ASSURE YOU, A REWARD ISCOMING. YOU CANNOT GIVE GOD
  • 00:09:01.697 --> 00:09:04.200
  • LET ME ASSURE YOU, A REWARD ISCOMING. YOU CANNOT GIVE GODSOMETHING WITHOUT HIM GIVING
  • 00:09:04.200 --> 00:09:06.502
  • COMING. YOU CANNOT GIVE GODSOMETHING WITHOUT HIM GIVINGYOU MORE BACK IN RETURN.
  • 00:09:06.502 --> 00:09:08.504
  • SOMETHING WITHOUT HIM GIVINGYOU MORE BACK IN RETURN.YOU'VE GIVEN GOD YOUR TIME BY
  • 00:09:08.504 --> 00:09:10.606
  • YOU MORE BACK IN RETURN.YOU'VE GIVEN GOD YOUR TIME BYCOMING TODAY, BY WATCHING.
  • 00:09:10.606 --> 00:09:12.274
  • YOU'VE GIVEN GOD YOUR TIME BYCOMING TODAY, BY WATCHING.GOD IS GOING TO HELP YOU TO GET
  • 00:09:12.274 --> 00:09:13.476
  • COMING TODAY, BY WATCHING.GOD IS GOING TO HELP YOU TO GETMORE DONE THIS WEEK.
  • 00:09:13.476 --> 00:09:14.477
  • GOD IS GOING TO HELP YOU TO GETMORE DONE THIS WEEK.MANY OF YOU GAVE IN THE
  • 00:09:14.477 --> 00:09:16.212
  • MORE DONE THIS WEEK.MANY OF YOU GAVE IN THEOFFERING. YOU SPENT GAS MONEY.
  • 00:09:16.212 --> 00:09:17.246
  • MANY OF YOU GAVE IN THEOFFERING. YOU SPENT GAS MONEY.GOD IS GOING TO CAUSE WHAT
  • 00:09:17.246 --> 00:09:19.315
  • OFFERING. YOU SPENT GAS MONEY.GOD IS GOING TO CAUSE WHATYOU HAVE LEFT OVER TO GO
  • 00:09:19.315 --> 00:09:20.650
  • GOD IS GOING TO CAUSE WHATYOU HAVE LEFT OVER TO GOFURTHER THAN IF YOU WOULD HAVE
  • 00:09:20.650 --> 00:09:22.218
  • YOU HAVE LEFT OVER TO GOFURTHER THAN IF YOU WOULD HAVEKEPT IT ALL FOR YOURSELF. THAT'S
  • 00:09:22.218 --> 00:09:23.552
  • FURTHER THAN IF YOU WOULD HAVEKEPT IT ALL FOR YOURSELF. THAT'SJUST THE WAY GOD IS.
  • 00:09:23.552 --> 00:09:24.520
  • KEPT IT ALL FOR YOURSELF. THAT'SJUST THE WAY GOD IS.WHEN YOU SEEK HIM, HE REWARDS
  • 00:09:24.520 --> 00:09:26.555
  • JUST THE WAY GOD IS.WHEN YOU SEEK HIM, HE REWARDSYOU. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:09:26.555 --> 00:09:27.590
  • WHEN YOU SEEK HIM, HE REWARDSYOU. (APPLAUSE)THIS COUPLE KEPT FLYING IN
  • 00:09:27.590 --> 00:09:29.725
  • YOU. (APPLAUSE)THIS COUPLE KEPT FLYING INSATURDAY AFTER SATURDAY,
  • 00:09:29.725 --> 00:09:30.693
  • THIS COUPLE KEPT FLYING INSATURDAY AFTER SATURDAY,WEEK AFTER WEEK; A JOURNEY
  • 00:09:30.693 --> 00:09:32.061
  • SATURDAY AFTER SATURDAY,WEEK AFTER WEEK; A JOURNEYOF FAITH.
  • 00:09:32.061 --> 00:09:32.962
  • WEEK AFTER WEEK; A JOURNEYOF FAITH.THE HUSBAND FELT VERY STRONGLY
  • 00:09:32.962 --> 00:09:34.797
  • OF FAITH.THE HUSBAND FELT VERY STRONGLYABOUT DRILLING FOR OIL ON THIS
  • 00:09:34.797 --> 00:09:36.632
  • THE HUSBAND FELT VERY STRONGLYABOUT DRILLING FOR OIL ON THISCERTAIN PIECE OF PROPERTY.
  • 00:09:36.632 --> 00:09:38.167
  • ABOUT DRILLING FOR OIL ON THISCERTAIN PIECE OF PROPERTY.HE DRILLED WITH NO SUCCESS.
  • 00:09:38.167 --> 00:09:39.168
  • CERTAIN PIECE OF PROPERTY.HE DRILLED WITH NO SUCCESS.HE DRILLED AT THE SAME
  • 00:09:39.168 --> 00:09:41.437
  • HE DRILLED WITH NO SUCCESS.HE DRILLED AT THE SAMEPROPERTY. AGAIN, NO SUCCESS.
  • 00:09:41.437 --> 00:09:42.872
  • HE DRILLED AT THE SAMEPROPERTY. AGAIN, NO SUCCESS.TEN TIMES. TWENTY TIMES. THIRTY
  • 00:09:42.872 --> 00:09:44.573
  • PROPERTY. AGAIN, NO SUCCESS.TEN TIMES. TWENTY TIMES. THIRTYTIMES. FORTY TIMES.
  • 00:09:44.573 --> 00:09:45.775
  • TEN TIMES. TWENTY TIMES. THIRTYTIMES. FORTY TIMES.HIS WIFE SAID, "HONEY, DON'T
  • 00:09:45.775 --> 00:09:48.377
  • TIMES. FORTY TIMES.HIS WIFE SAID, "HONEY, DON'TDRILL ON THIS PROPERTY ANYMORE.
  • 00:09:48.377 --> 00:09:49.612
  • HIS WIFE SAID, "HONEY, DON'TDRILL ON THIS PROPERTY ANYMORE.YOU'VE ALREADY DONE THAT. DRILL
  • 00:09:49.612 --> 00:09:50.913
  • DRILL ON THIS PROPERTY ANYMORE.YOU'VE ALREADY DONE THAT. DRILLSOMEWHERE ELSE."
  • 00:09:50.913 --> 00:09:52.081
  • YOU'VE ALREADY DONE THAT. DRILLSOMEWHERE ELSE."BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERE KEPT
  • 00:09:52.081 --> 00:09:53.249
  • SOMEWHERE ELSE."BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERE KEPTTELLING HIM, "DRILL RIGHT WHERE
  • 00:09:53.249 --> 00:09:54.550
  • BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERE KEPTTELLING HIM, "DRILL RIGHT WHEREYOU ARE." HIS CREW THOUGHT HE
  • 00:09:54.550 --> 00:09:56.652
  • TELLING HIM, "DRILL RIGHT WHEREYOU ARE." HIS CREW THOUGHT HEHAD LOST HIS MIND. THEY THOUGHT
  • 00:09:56.652 --> 00:09:58.421
  • YOU ARE." HIS CREW THOUGHT HEHAD LOST HIS MIND. THEY THOUGHTHE WAS FAR OFF BUT WHEN YOU
  • 00:09:58.421 --> 00:10:00.022
  • HAD LOST HIS MIND. THEY THOUGHTHE WAS FAR OFF BUT WHEN YOUHONOR GOD, HE WILL GIVE YOU
  • 00:10:00.022 --> 00:10:02.558
  • HE WAS FAR OFF BUT WHEN YOUHONOR GOD, HE WILL GIVE YOUINSIDE INFORMATION. HE WILL LEAD
  • 00:10:02.558 --> 00:10:05.394
  • HONOR GOD, HE WILL GIVE YOUINSIDE INFORMATION. HE WILL LEADYOU AND DIRECT YOU. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:10:05.394 --> 00:10:06.495
  • INSIDE INFORMATION. HE WILL LEADYOU AND DIRECT YOU. (APPLAUSE)HE DRILLED THE FORTY-SIXTH TIME;
  • 00:10:06.495 --> 00:10:08.064
  • YOU AND DIRECT YOU. (APPLAUSE)HE DRILLED THE FORTY-SIXTH TIME;NOTHING. FORTY-SEVENTH TIME;
  • 00:10:08.064 --> 00:10:09.765
  • HE DRILLED THE FORTY-SIXTH TIME;NOTHING. FORTY-SEVENTH TIME;NOTHING. BUT ON THE FORTY-EIGHT
  • 00:10:09.765 --> 00:10:11.333
  • NOTHING. FORTY-SEVENTH TIME;NOTHING. BUT ON THE FORTY-EIGHTTIME THEY STRUCK OIL.
  • 00:10:11.333 --> 00:10:12.368
  • NOTHING. BUT ON THE FORTY-EIGHTTIME THEY STRUCK OIL.TODAY, THEY'RE NOT STRUGGLING
  • 00:10:12.368 --> 00:10:13.402
  • TIME THEY STRUCK OIL.TODAY, THEY'RE NOT STRUGGLINGANYMORE.
  • 00:10:13.402 --> 00:10:14.170
  • TODAY, THEY'RE NOT STRUGGLINGANYMORE.WHEN THEY WANT TO COME SEE US
  • 00:10:14.170 --> 00:10:15.204
  • ANYMORE.WHEN THEY WANT TO COME SEE USTHEY DON'T GO BUY A CHEAP
  • 00:10:15.204 --> 00:10:16.305
  • WHEN THEY WANT TO COME SEE USTHEY DON'T GO BUY A CHEAPTICKET. THEY GO GET ON THEIR OWN
  • 00:10:16.305 --> 00:10:18.107
  • THEY DON'T GO BUY A CHEAPTICKET. THEY GO GET ON THEIR OWNAIRPLANE. (CHEERING)
  • 00:10:18.107 --> 00:10:18.974
  • TICKET. THEY GO GET ON THEIR OWNAIRPLANE. (CHEERING)GOD HAS BLESSED THEM MORE THAN
  • 00:10:18.974 --> 00:10:20.543
  • AIRPLANE. (CHEERING)GOD HAS BLESSED THEM MORE THANTHEY COULD EVEN IMAGINE.
  • 00:10:20.543 --> 00:10:22.244
  • GOD HAS BLESSED THEM MORE THANTHEY COULD EVEN IMAGINE.(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:10:22.244 --> 00:10:23.245
  • THEY COULD EVEN IMAGINE.(APPLAUSE)AND THEY ARE BEING A BIGGER
  • 00:10:23.245 --> 00:10:24.447
  • (APPLAUSE)AND THEY ARE BEING A BIGGERBLESSING MORE THAN THEY EVER
  • 00:10:24.447 --> 00:10:25.948
  • AND THEY ARE BEING A BIGGERBLESSING MORE THAN THEY EVERIMAGINED.
  • 00:10:25.948 --> 00:10:27.249
  • BLESSING MORE THAN THEY EVERIMAGINED.FRIENDS, WHEN YOU DILIGENTLY
  • 00:10:27.249 --> 00:10:28.851
  • IMAGINED.FRIENDS, WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARD
  • 00:10:28.851 --> 00:10:30.619
  • FRIENDS, WHEN YOU DILIGENTLYSEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARDIS COMING.
  • 00:10:30.619 --> 00:10:32.888
  • SEEK GOD, HE PROMISES A REWARDIS COMING.MANY OF YOU HAVE BEEN FAITHFUL.
  • 00:10:32.888 --> 00:10:34.423
  • IS COMING.MANY OF YOU HAVE BEEN FAITHFUL.YOU'VE HONORED GOD. YOU'VE
  • 00:10:34.423 --> 00:10:36.258
  • MANY OF YOU HAVE BEEN FAITHFUL.YOU'VE HONORED GOD. YOU'VEGOTTEN UP EARLY TO SPEND TIME
  • 00:10:36.258 --> 00:10:37.827
  • YOU'VE HONORED GOD. YOU'VEGOTTEN UP EARLY TO SPEND TIMEWITH HIM. YOU COME EVERY TIME
  • 00:10:37.827 --> 00:10:39.161
  • GOTTEN UP EARLY TO SPEND TIMEWITH HIM. YOU COME EVERY TIMETHE DOORS ARE OPEN.
  • 00:10:39.161 --> 00:10:40.429
  • WITH HIM. YOU COME EVERY TIMETHE DOORS ARE OPEN.GOD IS SAYING, "GET READY. A
  • 00:10:40.429 --> 00:10:41.964
  • THE DOORS ARE OPEN.GOD IS SAYING, "GET READY. AREWARD IS COMING."
  • 00:10:41.964 --> 00:10:43.666
  • GOD IS SAYING, "GET READY. AREWARD IS COMING."GOD IS GOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDE
  • 00:10:43.666 --> 00:10:44.867
  • REWARD IS COMING."GOD IS GOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDEINFORMATION. HE IS GOING TO
  • 00:10:44.867 --> 00:10:46.335
  • GOD IS GOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDEINFORMATION. HE IS GOING TOCAUSE YOU TO BE AT THE RIGHT
  • 00:10:46.335 --> 00:10:47.870
  • INFORMATION. HE IS GOING TOCAUSE YOU TO BE AT THE RIGHTPLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.
  • 00:10:47.870 --> 00:10:49.138
  • CAUSE YOU TO BE AT THE RIGHTPLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.LIKE THIS COUPLE, GOD HAS
  • 00:10:49.138 --> 00:10:51.607
  • PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.LIKE THIS COUPLE, GOD HASSOMETHING BIG COMING YOUR WAY.
  • 00:10:51.607 --> 00:10:52.842
  • LIKE THIS COUPLE, GOD HASSOMETHING BIG COMING YOUR WAY.BUT HERE IS A KEY. IF YOU DON'T
  • 00:10:52.842 --> 00:10:55.111
  • SOMETHING BIG COMING YOUR WAY.BUT HERE IS A KEY. IF YOU DON'TREALIZE GOD IS A REWARDER
  • 00:10:55.111 --> 00:10:57.012
  • BUT HERE IS A KEY. IF YOU DON'TREALIZE GOD IS A REWARDERTHEN YOU WON'T EXPECT HIS
  • 00:10:57.012 --> 00:10:58.814
  • REALIZE GOD IS A REWARDERTHEN YOU WON'T EXPECT HISGOODNESS. YOUR EXPECTATION
  • 00:10:58.814 --> 00:11:01.517
  • THEN YOU WON'T EXPECT HISGOODNESS. YOUR EXPECTATIONIS YOUR FAITH BEING RELEASED.
  • 00:11:01.517 --> 00:11:02.518
  • GOODNESS. YOUR EXPECTATIONIS YOUR FAITH BEING RELEASED.THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS GOD TO DO
  • 00:11:02.518 --> 00:11:04.053
  • IS YOUR FAITH BEING RELEASED.THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS GOD TO DOAMAZING THINGS. WELL YOU SAY,
  • 00:11:04.053 --> 00:11:05.321
  • THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS GOD TO DOAMAZING THINGS. WELL YOU SAY,"JOEL, YOU'RE SAYING TO JUST
  • 00:11:05.321 --> 00:11:06.689
  • AMAZING THINGS. WELL YOU SAY,"JOEL, YOU'RE SAYING TO JUSTSERVE GOD JUST TO SEEK HIM,
  • 00:11:06.689 --> 00:11:08.324
  • "JOEL, YOU'RE SAYING TO JUSTSERVE GOD JUST TO SEEK HIM,TO GET SOMETHING FROM HIM."
  • 00:11:08.324 --> 00:11:09.959
  • SERVE GOD JUST TO SEEK HIM,TO GET SOMETHING FROM HIM."NO, WE SERVE GOD BECAUSE WE
  • 00:11:09.959 --> 00:11:11.794
  • TO GET SOMETHING FROM HIM."NO, WE SERVE GOD BECAUSE WELOVE HIM BUT I UNDERSTAND THE
  • 00:11:11.794 --> 00:11:13.696
  • NO, WE SERVE GOD BECAUSE WELOVE HIM BUT I UNDERSTAND THENATURE OF GOD. WHEN YOU HONOR
  • 00:11:13.696 --> 00:11:15.898
  • LOVE HIM BUT I UNDERSTAND THENATURE OF GOD. WHEN YOU HONORGOD, HE SAYS IN EFFECT, "YOU
  • 00:11:15.898 --> 00:11:18.267
  • NATURE OF GOD. WHEN YOU HONORGOD, HE SAYS IN EFFECT, "YOUDON'T WORK FOR ME FOR FREE.
  • 00:11:18.267 --> 00:11:20.669
  • GOD, HE SAYS IN EFFECT, "YOUDON'T WORK FOR ME FOR FREE.I'LL PAY YOU FOR SEEKING ME."
  • 00:11:20.669 --> 00:11:22.138
  • DON'T WORK FOR ME FOR FREE.I'LL PAY YOU FOR SEEKING ME."OUR ATTITUDE SHOULD BE, "I'VE
  • 00:11:22.138 --> 00:11:23.038
  • I'LL PAY YOU FOR SEEKING ME."OUR ATTITUDE SHOULD BE, "I'VEPUT GOD FIRST. I'VE DONE MY
  • 00:11:23.038 --> 00:11:24.607
  • OUR ATTITUDE SHOULD BE, "I'VEPUT GOD FIRST. I'VE DONE MYBEST TO PLEASE HIM. SO I KNOW
  • 00:11:24.607 --> 00:11:26.909
  • PUT GOD FIRST. I'VE DONE MYBEST TO PLEASE HIM. SO I KNOWPAYDAY IS COMING. I KNOW THAT
  • 00:11:26.909 --> 00:11:29.745
  • BEST TO PLEASE HIM. SO I KNOWPAYDAY IS COMING. I KNOW THATREWARD IS ON ITS WAY."
  • 00:11:29.745 --> 00:11:32.248
  • PAYDAY IS COMING. I KNOW THATREWARD IS ON ITS WAY."JESUS SAID IN MATTHEW 6:33,
  • 00:11:32.248 --> 00:11:34.450
  • REWARD IS ON ITS WAY."JESUS SAID IN MATTHEW 6:33,"SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM OF GOD
  • 00:11:34.450 --> 00:11:35.751
  • JESUS SAID IN MATTHEW 6:33,"SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM OF GODAND HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS AND ALL
  • 00:11:35.751 --> 00:11:38.721
  • "SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM OF GODAND HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS AND ALLTHESE THINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTO
  • 00:11:38.721 --> 00:11:39.922
  • AND HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS AND ALLTHESE THINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTOYOU."
  • 00:11:39.922 --> 00:11:41.190
  • THESE THINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTOYOU."NOTICE THE KEY; SEEK FIRST THE
  • 00:11:41.190 --> 00:11:43.292
  • YOU."NOTICE THE KEY; SEEK FIRST THEKINGDOM. IN OTHER WORDS, DON'T
  • 00:11:43.292 --> 00:11:45.127
  • NOTICE THE KEY; SEEK FIRST THEKINGDOM. IN OTHER WORDS, DON'TSEEK THE BLESSING. SEEK THE
  • 00:11:45.127 --> 00:11:47.096
  • KINGDOM. IN OTHER WORDS, DON'TSEEK THE BLESSING. SEEK THEBLESSOR. DON'T BE CONSUMED
  • 00:11:47.096 --> 00:11:49.765
  • SEEK THE BLESSING. SEEK THEBLESSOR. DON'T BE CONSUMEDBY THINGS. DON'T CHASE AFTER
  • 00:11:49.765 --> 00:11:52.968
  • BLESSOR. DON'T BE CONSUMEDBY THINGS. DON'T CHASE AFTERMONEY, FAME, FORTUNE, BIGGER
  • 00:11:52.968 --> 00:11:53.903
  • BY THINGS. DON'T CHASE AFTERMONEY, FAME, FORTUNE, BIGGERTHIS, BIGGER THAT. CHASE AFTER
  • 00:11:53.903 --> 00:11:55.838
  • MONEY, FAME, FORTUNE, BIGGERTHIS, BIGGER THAT. CHASE AFTERGOD.
  • 00:11:55.838 --> 00:11:57.373
  • THIS, BIGGER THAT. CHASE AFTERGOD.IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSOR
  • 00:11:57.373 --> 00:11:59.141
  • GOD.IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSORTHEN ALL THESE BLESSINGS WILL
  • 00:11:59.141 --> 00:12:01.076
  • IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSORTHEN ALL THESE BLESSINGS WILLBE ADDED UNTO YOU.
  • 00:12:01.076 --> 00:12:02.411
  • THEN ALL THESE BLESSINGS WILLBE ADDED UNTO YOU.THIS IS WHERE MANY PEOPLE MISS
  • 00:12:02.411 --> 00:12:03.746
  • BE ADDED UNTO YOU.THIS IS WHERE MANY PEOPLE MISSIT. WHEN WE SEEK THINGS LIFE IS
  • 00:12:03.746 --> 00:12:05.080
  • THIS IS WHERE MANY PEOPLE MISSIT. WHEN WE SEEK THINGS LIFE ISVERY SHALLOW.
  • 00:12:05.080 --> 00:12:07.349
  • IT. WHEN WE SEEK THINGS LIFE ISVERY SHALLOW.WE'RE ALWAYS STRUGGLING,
  • 00:12:07.349 --> 00:12:09.385
  • VERY SHALLOW.WE'RE ALWAYS STRUGGLING,TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN, GOT
  • 00:12:09.385 --> 00:12:10.719
  • WE'RE ALWAYS STRUGGLING,TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN, GOTTO HAVE SOMETHING BIGGER.
  • 00:12:10.719 --> 00:12:12.955
  • TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN, GOTTO HAVE SOMETHING BIGGER.BUT WHEN YOU SEEK THE BLESSOR
  • 00:12:12.955 --> 00:12:14.490
  • TO HAVE SOMETHING BIGGER.BUT WHEN YOU SEEK THE BLESSORAND SAY, "GOD, MY HIGHEST
  • 00:12:14.490 --> 00:12:16.692
  • BUT WHEN YOU SEEK THE BLESSORAND SAY, "GOD, MY HIGHESTPRIORITY IS TO PLEASE YOU. HELP
  • 00:12:16.692 --> 00:12:17.993
  • AND SAY, "GOD, MY HIGHESTPRIORITY IS TO PLEASE YOU. HELPME TO HONOR YOU."
  • 00:12:17.993 --> 00:12:19.128
  • PRIORITY IS TO PLEASE YOU. HELPME TO HONOR YOU."WHEN YOU LIVE THAT WAY, INSTEAD
  • 00:12:19.128 --> 00:12:20.863
  • ME TO HONOR YOU."WHEN YOU LIVE THAT WAY, INSTEADOF CHASING BLESSINGS, BLESSINGS
  • 00:12:20.863 --> 00:12:22.665
  • WHEN YOU LIVE THAT WAY, INSTEADOF CHASING BLESSINGS, BLESSINGSWILL CHASE YOU.
  • 00:12:22.665 --> 00:12:24.433
  • OF CHASING BLESSINGS, BLESSINGSWILL CHASE YOU.I'M ALL FOR HAVING GOALS,
  • 00:12:24.433 --> 00:12:25.801
  • WILL CHASE YOU.I'M ALL FOR HAVING GOALS,DREAMS, PURSUING WHAT GOD HAS
  • 00:12:25.801 --> 00:12:26.969
  • I'M ALL FOR HAVING GOALS,DREAMS, PURSUING WHAT GOD HASPUT IN OUR HEARTS. BUT I'VE
  • 00:12:26.969 --> 00:12:28.504
  • DREAMS, PURSUING WHAT GOD HASPUT IN OUR HEARTS. BUT I'VESEEN OVER AND OVER IN MY OWN
  • 00:12:28.504 --> 00:12:29.672
  • PUT IN OUR HEARTS. BUT I'VESEEN OVER AND OVER IN MY OWNLIFE. WHEN I'M JUST DOING MY
  • 00:12:29.672 --> 00:12:31.473
  • SEEN OVER AND OVER IN MY OWNLIFE. WHEN I'M JUST DOING MYBEST TO PLEASE GOD, TO HONOR
  • 00:12:31.473 --> 00:12:34.109
  • LIFE. WHEN I'M JUST DOING MYBEST TO PLEASE GOD, TO HONORHIM, FOCUSED ON HIS PRINCIPLES,
  • 00:12:34.109 --> 00:12:35.811
  • BEST TO PLEASE GOD, TO HONORHIM, FOCUSED ON HIS PRINCIPLES,THEN OUT OF THE BLUE A GOOD
  • 00:12:35.811 --> 00:12:38.013
  • HIM, FOCUSED ON HIS PRINCIPLES,THEN OUT OF THE BLUE A GOODBREAK, UNEXPECTED FAVOR.
  • 00:12:38.013 --> 00:12:39.281
  • THEN OUT OF THE BLUE A GOODBREAK, UNEXPECTED FAVOR.I'M AT THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE
  • 00:12:39.281 --> 00:12:40.616
  • BREAK, UNEXPECTED FAVOR.I'M AT THE RIGHT PLACE AT THERIGHT TIME. I DIDN'T HAVE TO
  • 00:12:40.616 --> 00:12:42.451
  • I'M AT THE RIGHT PLACE AT THERIGHT TIME. I DIDN'T HAVE TOMANIPULATE THINGS. I DIDN'T HAVE
  • 00:12:42.451 --> 00:12:44.653
  • RIGHT TIME. I DIDN'T HAVE TOMANIPULATE THINGS. I DIDN'T HAVETO STRUGGLE TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.
  • 00:12:44.653 --> 00:12:46.055
  • MANIPULATE THINGS. I DIDN'T HAVETO STRUGGLE TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.IT WAS A REWARD. IT WAS
  • 00:12:46.055 --> 00:12:47.990
  • TO STRUGGLE TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.IT WAS A REWARD. IT WASSOMETHING GOD BLESSED ME WITH
  • 00:12:47.990 --> 00:12:51.260
  • IT WAS A REWARD. IT WASSOMETHING GOD BLESSED ME WITHBECAUSE I WAS ON HIS PAYROLL.
  • 00:12:51.260 --> 00:12:52.695
  • SOMETHING GOD BLESSED ME WITHBECAUSE I WAS ON HIS PAYROLL.I WAS DILIGENTLY SEEKING HIM.
  • 00:12:52.695 --> 00:12:54.096
  • BECAUSE I WAS ON HIS PAYROLL.I WAS DILIGENTLY SEEKING HIM.I LOVE HOW IT SAYS, "ALL THESE
  • 00:12:54.096 --> 00:12:57.066
  • I WAS DILIGENTLY SEEKING HIM.I LOVE HOW IT SAYS, "ALL THESETHINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTO YOU."
  • 00:12:57.066 --> 00:12:58.500
  • I LOVE HOW IT SAYS, "ALL THESETHINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTO YOU."NOT A FEW THINGS. NOT A HALF A
  • 00:12:58.500 --> 00:12:59.802
  • THINGS WILL BE ADDED UNTO YOU."NOT A FEW THINGS. NOT A HALF ADOZEN. GOD IS A GOD OF
  • 00:12:59.802 --> 00:13:02.137
  • NOT A FEW THINGS. NOT A HALF ADOZEN. GOD IS A GOD OFABUNDANCE. WHEN YOU KEEP HIM
  • 00:13:02.137 --> 00:13:03.672
  • DOZEN. GOD IS A GOD OFABUNDANCE. WHEN YOU KEEP HIMFIRST PLACE YOU WON'T BE ABLE TO
  • 00:13:03.672 --> 00:13:06.008
  • ABUNDANCE. WHEN YOU KEEP HIMFIRST PLACE YOU WON'T BE ABLE TOCONTAIN ALL THE GOOD THINGS THAT
  • 00:13:06.008 --> 00:13:07.977
  • FIRST PLACE YOU WON'T BE ABLE TOCONTAIN ALL THE GOOD THINGS THATGOD BRINGS ACROSS YOUR PATH.
  • 00:13:07.977 --> 00:13:09.712
  • CONTAIN ALL THE GOOD THINGS THATGOD BRINGS ACROSS YOUR PATH.OUR MAIN MISSION IN LIFE SHOULD
  • 00:13:09.712 --> 00:13:11.947
  • GOD BRINGS ACROSS YOUR PATH.OUR MAIN MISSION IN LIFE SHOULDNOT BE MAKING MONEY.
  • 00:13:11.947 --> 00:13:13.148
  • OUR MAIN MISSION IN LIFE SHOULDNOT BE MAKING MONEY.OUR MAIN MISSION SHOULD BE
  • 00:13:13.148 --> 00:13:14.850
  • NOT BE MAKING MONEY.OUR MAIN MISSION SHOULD BEHONORING GOD.
  • 00:13:14.850 --> 00:13:16.051
  • OUR MAIN MISSION SHOULD BEHONORING GOD.HERE'S WHAT I'VE LEARNED.
  • 00:13:16.051 --> 00:13:17.253
  • HONORING GOD.HERE'S WHAT I'VE LEARNED.WHEN YOU HONOR GOD THE MONEY
  • 00:13:17.253 --> 00:13:18.854
  • HERE'S WHAT I'VE LEARNED.WHEN YOU HONOR GOD THE MONEYWILL COME.
  • 00:13:18.854 --> 00:13:19.889
  • WHEN YOU HONOR GOD THE MONEYWILL COME.WHEN YOU HONOR GOD, HE WILL
  • 00:13:19.889 --> 00:13:21.590
  • WILL COME.WHEN YOU HONOR GOD, HE WILLOPEN THE RIGHT DOORS.
  • 00:13:21.590 --> 00:13:22.958
  • WHEN YOU HONOR GOD, HE WILLOPEN THE RIGHT DOORS.HE WILL BRING THE RIGHT PEOPLE.
  • 00:13:22.958 --> 00:13:23.893
  • OPEN THE RIGHT DOORS.HE WILL BRING THE RIGHT PEOPLE.HE WILL CAUSE YOU TO BE AT THE
  • 00:13:23.893 --> 00:13:26.395
  • HE WILL BRING THE RIGHT PEOPLE.HE WILL CAUSE YOU TO BE AT THERIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.
  • 00:13:26.395 --> 00:13:27.162
  • HE WILL CAUSE YOU TO BE AT THERIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.VICTORIA AND I HAVE NEVER HAD
  • 00:13:27.162 --> 00:13:29.031
  • RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME.VICTORIA AND I HAVE NEVER HADMONEY AS A GOAL. OUR GOAL IS TO
  • 00:13:29.031 --> 00:13:31.000
  • VICTORIA AND I HAVE NEVER HADMONEY AS A GOAL. OUR GOAL IS TOPLEASE GOD.
  • 00:13:31.000 --> 00:13:32.268
  • MONEY AS A GOAL. OUR GOAL IS TOPLEASE GOD.VICTORIA COULD SAY SHE HAS
  • 00:13:32.268 --> 00:13:34.103
  • PLEASE GOD.VICTORIA COULD SAY SHE HASSOUGHT THE BLESSING AND THE
  • 00:13:34.103 --> 00:13:36.972
  • VICTORIA COULD SAY SHE HASSOUGHT THE BLESSING AND THEBLING HAS COME. (LAUGHTER)
  • 00:13:36.972 --> 00:13:37.773
  • SOUGHT THE BLESSING AND THEBLING HAS COME. (LAUGHTER)ALL THESE THINGS HAVE BEEN
  • 00:13:37.773 --> 00:13:38.741
  • BLING HAS COME. (LAUGHTER)ALL THESE THINGS HAVE BEENADDED.
  • 00:13:38.741 --> 00:13:39.642
  • ALL THESE THINGS HAVE BEENADDED.NOW HERE'S MY CHALLENGE. DON'T
  • 00:13:39.642 --> 00:13:41.677
  • ADDED.NOW HERE'S MY CHALLENGE. DON'TFALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSING.
  • 00:13:41.677 --> 00:13:43.679
  • NOW HERE'S MY CHALLENGE. DON'TFALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSING.FALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSOR.
  • 00:13:43.679 --> 00:13:44.980
  • FALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSING.FALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSOR.(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:13:44.980 --> 00:13:46.148
  • FALL IN LOVE WITH THE BLESSOR.(APPLAUSE)DON'T BE SO CONSUMED THAT
  • 00:13:46.148 --> 00:13:48.083
  • (APPLAUSE)DON'T BE SO CONSUMED THATYOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THAT BIGGER
  • 00:13:48.083 --> 00:13:48.851
  • DON'T BE SO CONSUMED THATYOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THAT BIGGERHOUSE. YOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THAT
  • 00:13:48.851 --> 00:13:50.185
  • YOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THAT BIGGERHOUSE. YOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THATPROMOTION. WORKING NIGHT AND
  • 00:13:50.185 --> 00:13:52.154
  • HOUSE. YOU'VE GOT TO HAVE THATPROMOTION. WORKING NIGHT ANDDAY TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.
  • 00:13:52.154 --> 00:13:53.355
  • PROMOTION. WORKING NIGHT ANDDAY TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.NO, YOU'RE NOT CALLED TO MAKE
  • 00:13:53.355 --> 00:13:54.990
  • DAY TRYING TO MAKE IT HAPPEN.NO, YOU'RE NOT CALLED TO MAKEMONEY. YOU'RE CALLED TO MAKE A
  • 00:13:54.990 --> 00:13:56.525
  • NO, YOU'RE NOT CALLED TO MAKEMONEY. YOU'RE CALLED TO MAKE ADIFFERENCE. YOU'RE CALLED TO
  • 00:13:56.525 --> 00:13:58.193
  • MONEY. YOU'RE CALLED TO MAKE ADIFFERENCE. YOU'RE CALLED TOHONOR GOD.
  • 00:13:58.193 --> 00:13:59.461
  • DIFFERENCE. YOU'RE CALLED TOHONOR GOD.SURE, WORK HARD. DEVELOP YOUR
  • 00:13:59.461 --> 00:14:01.163
  • HONOR GOD.SURE, WORK HARD. DEVELOP YOURTALENTS. BE YOUR BEST. BUT
  • 00:14:01.163 --> 00:14:03.832
  • SURE, WORK HARD. DEVELOP YOURTALENTS. BE YOUR BEST. BUTDON'T CHASE MONEY. CHASE GOD.
  • 00:14:03.832 --> 00:14:05.668
  • TALENTS. BE YOUR BEST. BUTDON'T CHASE MONEY. CHASE GOD.IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSOR,
  • 00:14:05.668 --> 00:14:07.603
  • DON'T CHASE MONEY. CHASE GOD.IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSOR,GOD WILL GIVE YOU WHAT MONEY
  • 00:14:07.603 --> 00:14:09.705
  • IF YOU WILL SEEK THE BLESSOR,GOD WILL GIVE YOU WHAT MONEYCANNOT BUY.
  • 00:14:09.705 --> 00:14:10.940
  • GOD WILL GIVE YOU WHAT MONEYCANNOT BUY.YOU CAN WORK 24/7 BUT YOU CAN'T
  • 00:14:10.940 --> 00:14:12.408
  • CANNOT BUY.YOU CAN WORK 24/7 BUT YOU CAN'TBUY HEALTH. YOU CAN'T BUY
  • 00:14:12.408 --> 00:14:13.943
  • YOU CAN WORK 24/7 BUT YOU CAN'TBUY HEALTH. YOU CAN'T BUYSTRENGTH. YOU CAN'T BUY A GOOD
  • 00:14:13.943 --> 00:14:15.878
  • BUY HEALTH. YOU CAN'T BUYSTRENGTH. YOU CAN'T BUY A GOODNIGHT'S REST.
  • 00:14:15.878 --> 00:14:17.746
  • STRENGTH. YOU CAN'T BUY A GOODNIGHT'S REST.SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM AND GOD
  • 00:14:17.746 --> 00:14:19.181
  • NIGHT'S REST.SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM AND GODWILL REWARD YOU WITH ALL THESE
  • 00:14:19.181 --> 00:14:23.319
  • SEEK FIRST THE KINGDOM AND GODWILL REWARD YOU WITH ALL THESETHINGS. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:14:23.319 --> 00:14:24.586
  • WILL REWARD YOU WITH ALL THESETHINGS. (APPLAUSE)THAT WORD, "SEEK," IS A STRONG
  • 00:14:24.586 --> 00:14:26.555
  • THINGS. (APPLAUSE)THAT WORD, "SEEK," IS A STRONGWORD. ONE DEFINITION SAYS, "TO
  • 00:14:26.555 --> 00:14:30.259
  • THAT WORD, "SEEK," IS A STRONGWORD. ONE DEFINITION SAYS, "TOREQUIRE AS A VITAL NECESSITY."
  • 00:14:30.259 --> 00:14:31.527
  • WORD. ONE DEFINITION SAYS, "TOREQUIRE AS A VITAL NECESSITY."YOU NEED TO SEE SPENDING TIME
  • 00:14:31.527 --> 00:14:33.629
  • REQUIRE AS A VITAL NECESSITY."YOU NEED TO SEE SPENDING TIMEWITH GOD AS BEING VITAL TO
  • 00:14:33.629 --> 00:14:35.798
  • YOU NEED TO SEE SPENDING TIMEWITH GOD AS BEING VITAL TOLIVING A VICTORIOUS LIFE.
  • 00:14:35.798 --> 00:14:37.399
  • WITH GOD AS BEING VITAL TOLIVING A VICTORIOUS LIFE.SOMETIMES WE GET UP IN THE
  • 00:14:37.399 --> 00:14:38.334
  • LIVING A VICTORIOUS LIFE.SOMETIMES WE GET UP IN THEMORNING AND WE THINK, "I DON'T
  • 00:14:38.334 --> 00:14:39.668
  • SOMETIMES WE GET UP IN THEMORNING AND WE THINK, "I DON'TWANT TO READ MY BIBLE TODAY.
  • 00:14:39.668 --> 00:14:40.669
  • MORNING AND WE THINK, "I DON'TWANT TO READ MY BIBLE TODAY.I DON'T FEEL LIKE GOING TO
  • 00:14:40.669 --> 00:14:42.171
  • WANT TO READ MY BIBLE TODAY.I DON'T FEEL LIKE GOING TOCHURCH. I'M TIRED."
  • 00:14:42.171 --> 00:14:43.505
  • I DON'T FEEL LIKE GOING TOCHURCH. I'M TIRED."BUT ONCE YOU DEVELOP THE HABIT
  • 00:14:43.505 --> 00:14:45.407
  • CHURCH. I'M TIRED."BUT ONCE YOU DEVELOP THE HABITAND YOU SEE THE BENEFIT OF HOW
  • 00:14:45.407 --> 00:14:47.810
  • BUT ONCE YOU DEVELOP THE HABITAND YOU SEE THE BENEFIT OF HOWYOU FEEL REFRESHED AND RESTORED
  • 00:14:47.810 --> 00:14:49.111
  • AND YOU SEE THE BENEFIT OF HOWYOU FEEL REFRESHED AND RESTOREDAND HOW YOU MAKE BETTER
  • 00:14:49.111 --> 00:14:50.279
  • YOU FEEL REFRESHED AND RESTOREDAND HOW YOU MAKE BETTERDECISIONS AND HOW YOU HAVE
  • 00:14:50.279 --> 00:14:51.647
  • AND HOW YOU MAKE BETTERDECISIONS AND HOW YOU HAVEGOD'S FAVOR, THEN YOU'LL THINK,
  • 00:14:51.647 --> 00:14:53.582
  • DECISIONS AND HOW YOU HAVEGOD'S FAVOR, THEN YOU'LL THINK,"I CAN'T AFFORD NOT TO DO THIS.
  • 00:14:53.582 --> 00:14:56.018
  • GOD'S FAVOR, THEN YOU'LL THINK,"I CAN'T AFFORD NOT TO DO THIS.WITHOUT SPENDING TIME IT JUST
  • 00:14:56.018 --> 00:14:58.153
  • "I CAN'T AFFORD NOT TO DO THIS.WITHOUT SPENDING TIME IT JUSTDOESN'T FEEL RIGHT."
  • 00:14:58.153 --> 00:14:59.521
  • WITHOUT SPENDING TIME IT JUSTDOESN'T FEEL RIGHT."PEOPLE TELL ME AGAIN AND AGAIN,
  • 00:14:59.521 --> 00:15:00.622
  • DOESN'T FEEL RIGHT."PEOPLE TELL ME AGAIN AND AGAIN,"JOEL, WHEN I DON'T COME TO
  • 00:15:00.622 --> 00:15:01.991
  • PEOPLE TELL ME AGAIN AND AGAIN,"JOEL, WHEN I DON'T COME TOCHURCH EACH WEEK I JUST DON'T
  • 00:15:01.991 --> 00:15:04.126
  • "JOEL, WHEN I DON'T COME TOCHURCH EACH WEEK I JUST DON'THAVE THAT BOOST THAT I NEED."
  • 00:15:04.126 --> 00:15:05.394
  • CHURCH EACH WEEK I JUST DON'THAVE THAT BOOST THAT I NEED."IT SAYS, "SEEK FIRST THE
  • 00:15:05.394 --> 00:15:06.962
  • HAVE THAT BOOST THAT I NEED."IT SAYS, "SEEK FIRST THEKINGDOM."
  • 00:15:06.962 --> 00:15:08.564
  • IT SAYS, "SEEK FIRST THEKINGDOM."IN OTHER WORDS, HONOR GOD AT
  • 00:15:08.564 --> 00:15:10.566
  • KINGDOM."IN OTHER WORDS, HONOR GOD ATTHE START OF YOUR DAY.
  • 00:15:10.566 --> 00:15:12.801
  • IN OTHER WORDS, HONOR GOD ATTHE START OF YOUR DAY.MAKE IT A PART OF YOUR ROUTINE.
  • 00:15:12.801 --> 00:15:13.869
  • THE START OF YOUR DAY.MAKE IT A PART OF YOUR ROUTINE.THE LAST FEW MONTHS OF
  • 00:15:13.869 --> 00:15:15.270
  • MAKE IT A PART OF YOUR ROUTINE.THE LAST FEW MONTHS OFMY FATHER'S LIFE HE WAS ON
  • 00:15:15.270 --> 00:15:17.573
  • THE LAST FEW MONTHS OFMY FATHER'S LIFE HE WAS ONDIALYSIS. THREE TIMES A WEEK FOR
  • 00:15:17.573 --> 00:15:20.242
  • MY FATHER'S LIFE HE WAS ONDIALYSIS. THREE TIMES A WEEK FORFOUR HOURS A DAY HE WOULD GO TO
  • 00:15:20.242 --> 00:15:21.610
  • DIALYSIS. THREE TIMES A WEEK FORFOUR HOURS A DAY HE WOULD GO TOTHE CLINIC TO HAVE HIS BLOOD
  • 00:15:21.610 --> 00:15:23.245
  • FOUR HOURS A DAY HE WOULD GO TOTHE CLINIC TO HAVE HIS BLOODCLEANSED. THERE WERE TIMES THAT
  • 00:15:23.245 --> 00:15:24.680
  • THE CLINIC TO HAVE HIS BLOODCLEANSED. THERE WERE TIMES THATHE DIDN'T FEEL LIKE GOING. HE
  • 00:15:24.680 --> 00:15:26.448
  • CLEANSED. THERE WERE TIMES THATHE DIDN'T FEEL LIKE GOING. HEWAS TIRED. HE WAS BUSY. WANTED
  • 00:15:26.448 --> 00:15:27.950
  • HE DIDN'T FEEL LIKE GOING. HEWAS TIRED. HE WAS BUSY. WANTEDTO DO SOMETHING ELSE. IT DIDN'T
  • 00:15:27.950 --> 00:15:29.852
  • WAS TIRED. HE WAS BUSY. WANTEDTO DO SOMETHING ELSE. IT DIDN'TMATTER. HE WENT ANYWAY. WHY? HIS
  • 00:15:29.852 --> 00:15:31.954
  • TO DO SOMETHING ELSE. IT DIDN'TMATTER. HE WENT ANYWAY. WHY? HISLIFE DEPENDED ON IT. IT WASN'T
  • 00:15:31.954 --> 00:15:34.923
  • MATTER. HE WENT ANYWAY. WHY? HISLIFE DEPENDED ON IT. IT WASN'TAN OPTION. IT WAS VITAL.
  • 00:15:34.923 --> 00:15:36.625
  • LIFE DEPENDED ON IT. IT WASN'TAN OPTION. IT WAS VITAL.MY FATHER LOVED TO TRAVEL ALL
  • 00:15:36.625 --> 00:15:38.293
  • AN OPTION. IT WAS VITAL.MY FATHER LOVED TO TRAVEL ALLOVER THE WORLD BUT WHEN HE
  • 00:15:38.293 --> 00:15:39.762
  • MY FATHER LOVED TO TRAVEL ALLOVER THE WORLD BUT WHEN HESTARTED DIALYSIS HE HAD TO
  • 00:15:39.762 --> 00:15:41.230
  • OVER THE WORLD BUT WHEN HESTARTED DIALYSIS HE HAD TOCHANGE HIS PLANS AND REARRANGE
  • 00:15:41.230 --> 00:15:43.632
  • STARTED DIALYSIS HE HAD TOCHANGE HIS PLANS AND REARRANGEHIS PRIORITIES. HE KNEW HOW
  • 00:15:43.632 --> 00:15:46.468
  • CHANGE HIS PLANS AND REARRANGEHIS PRIORITIES. HE KNEW HOWIMPORTANT DIALYSIS WAS TO HIM.
  • 00:15:46.468 --> 00:15:47.903
  • HIS PRIORITIES. HE KNEW HOWIMPORTANT DIALYSIS WAS TO HIM.THAT'S THE WAY WE NEED TO SEE
  • 00:15:47.903 --> 00:15:49.571
  • IMPORTANT DIALYSIS WAS TO HIM.THAT'S THE WAY WE NEED TO SEESEEKING GOD. REQUIRE IT AS A
  • 00:15:49.571 --> 00:15:51.907
  • THAT'S THE WAY WE NEED TO SEESEEKING GOD. REQUIRE IT AS AVITAL NECESSITY.
  • 00:15:51.907 --> 00:15:53.809
  • SEEKING GOD. REQUIRE IT AS AVITAL NECESSITY.WHEN THINGS GET BUSY, THE
  • 00:15:53.809 --> 00:15:55.544
  • VITAL NECESSITY.WHEN THINGS GET BUSY, THECHILDREN NEED YOU, IT'S HECTIC
  • 00:15:55.544 --> 00:15:56.612
  • WHEN THINGS GET BUSY, THECHILDREN NEED YOU, IT'S HECTICAT THE OFFICE, YOU'VE GOT A
  • 00:15:56.612 --> 00:15:58.113
  • CHILDREN NEED YOU, IT'S HECTICAT THE OFFICE, YOU'VE GOT ATHOUSAND THINGS TO DO, YOU'VE
  • 00:15:58.113 --> 00:15:59.515
  • AT THE OFFICE, YOU'VE GOT ATHOUSAND THINGS TO DO, YOU'VEGOT TO PUT YOUR FOOT DOWN
  • 00:15:59.515 --> 00:16:00.783
  • THOUSAND THINGS TO DO, YOU'VEGOT TO PUT YOUR FOOT DOWNAND SAY, "NO, THIS IS NOT AN
  • 00:16:00.783 --> 00:16:02.084
  • GOT TO PUT YOUR FOOT DOWNAND SAY, "NO, THIS IS NOT ANOPTION. IF I'M GOING TO BE
  • 00:16:02.084 --> 00:16:03.285
  • AND SAY, "NO, THIS IS NOT ANOPTION. IF I'M GOING TO BESTRONG, IF I'M GOING TO BE
  • 00:16:03.285 --> 00:16:05.120
  • OPTION. IF I'M GOING TO BESTRONG, IF I'M GOING TO BEPRODUCTIVE TODAY, IF I'M GOING
  • 00:16:05.120 --> 00:16:06.722
  • STRONG, IF I'M GOING TO BEPRODUCTIVE TODAY, IF I'M GOINGTO HAVE GOD'S FAVOR THEN I'VE
  • 00:16:06.722 --> 00:16:08.657
  • PRODUCTIVE TODAY, IF I'M GOINGTO HAVE GOD'S FAVOR THEN I'VEGOT TO REARRANGE SOME PRIORITIES
  • 00:16:08.657 --> 00:16:10.993
  • TO HAVE GOD'S FAVOR THEN I'VEGOT TO REARRANGE SOME PRIORITIESSO I CAN SPEND TIME WITH GOD."
  • 00:16:10.993 --> 00:16:12.394
  • GOT TO REARRANGE SOME PRIORITIESSO I CAN SPEND TIME WITH GOD."YOU MAY HAVE TO GET UP EARLIER
  • 00:16:12.394 --> 00:16:13.962
  • SO I CAN SPEND TIME WITH GOD."YOU MAY HAVE TO GET UP EARLIERBEFORE THE CHILDREN NEED YOU,
  • 00:16:13.962 --> 00:16:15.597
  • YOU MAY HAVE TO GET UP EARLIERBEFORE THE CHILDREN NEED YOU,BEFORE THE EMAIL GOES OFF,
  • 00:16:15.597 --> 00:16:16.899
  • BEFORE THE CHILDREN NEED YOU,BEFORE THE EMAIL GOES OFF,BEFORE THE PHONE STARTS
  • 00:16:16.899 --> 00:16:18.167
  • BEFORE THE EMAIL GOES OFF,BEFORE THE PHONE STARTSRINGING. YOU DRAW STRENGTH,
  • 00:16:18.167 --> 00:16:20.269
  • BEFORE THE PHONE STARTSRINGING. YOU DRAW STRENGTH,ENCOURAGEMENT, WISDOM, WHEN
  • 00:16:20.269 --> 00:16:21.770
  • RINGING. YOU DRAW STRENGTH,ENCOURAGEMENT, WISDOM, WHENYOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE. THAT'S
  • 00:16:21.770 --> 00:16:24.006
  • ENCOURAGEMENT, WISDOM, WHENYOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE. THAT'SWHAT IS GOING TO KEEP YOUR LIFE
  • 00:16:24.006 --> 00:16:25.207
  • YOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE. THAT'SWHAT IS GOING TO KEEP YOUR LIFEFRESH. JUST LIKE WE FEED OUR
  • 00:16:25.207 --> 00:16:27.309
  • WHAT IS GOING TO KEEP YOUR LIFEFRESH. JUST LIKE WE FEED OURPHYSICAL MAN WE NEED TO FEED OUR
  • 00:16:27.309 --> 00:16:30.913
  • FRESH. JUST LIKE WE FEED OURPHYSICAL MAN WE NEED TO FEED OURSPIRITUAL MAN. LEARN TO INVEST
  • 00:16:30.913 --> 00:16:34.283
  • PHYSICAL MAN WE NEED TO FEED OURSPIRITUAL MAN. LEARN TO INVESTIN YOURSELF. SOMETIMES WE FEED
  • 00:16:34.283 --> 00:16:36.085
  • SPIRITUAL MAN. LEARN TO INVESTIN YOURSELF. SOMETIMES WE FEEDTHE OUTER PERSON THREE HOT MEALS
  • 00:16:36.085 --> 00:16:38.954
  • IN YOURSELF. SOMETIMES WE FEEDTHE OUTER PERSON THREE HOT MEALSA DAY BUT WE ONLY FEED OUR INNER
  • 00:16:38.954 --> 00:16:41.590
  • THE OUTER PERSON THREE HOT MEALSA DAY BUT WE ONLY FEED OUR INNERPERSON ONE COLD SNACK A WEEK.
  • 00:16:41.590 --> 00:16:42.758
  • A DAY BUT WE ONLY FEED OUR INNERPERSON ONE COLD SNACK A WEEK.WE WONDER WHY WE DON'T HAVE
  • 00:16:42.758 --> 00:16:44.259
  • PERSON ONE COLD SNACK A WEEK.WE WONDER WHY WE DON'T HAVEENERGY AND FAVOR AND WISDOM
  • 00:16:44.259 --> 00:16:45.427
  • WE WONDER WHY WE DON'T HAVEENERGY AND FAVOR AND WISDOMAND CREATIVITY. IT'S BECAUSE
  • 00:16:45.427 --> 00:16:47.062
  • ENERGY AND FAVOR AND WISDOMAND CREATIVITY. IT'S BECAUSEWE'RE NOT TAKING TIME TO GET
  • 00:16:47.062 --> 00:16:48.931
  • AND CREATIVITY. IT'S BECAUSEWE'RE NOT TAKING TIME TO GETFILLED BACK UP. THE SCRIPTURE
  • 00:16:48.931 --> 00:16:50.666
  • WE'RE NOT TAKING TIME TO GETFILLED BACK UP. THE SCRIPTURESAYS, "IN GOD'S PRESENCE IS
  • 00:16:50.666 --> 00:16:53.435
  • FILLED BACK UP. THE SCRIPTURESAYS, "IN GOD'S PRESENCE ISFULLNESS OF JOY, FULLNESS OF
  • 00:16:53.435 --> 00:16:55.971
  • SAYS, "IN GOD'S PRESENCE ISFULLNESS OF JOY, FULLNESS OFPEACE, FULLNESS OF VICTORY."
  • 00:16:55.971 --> 00:16:57.806
  • FULLNESS OF JOY, FULLNESS OFPEACE, FULLNESS OF VICTORY."THAT'S WHERE YOU'RE REFRESHED
  • 00:16:57.806 --> 00:16:59.374
  • PEACE, FULLNESS OF VICTORY."THAT'S WHERE YOU'RE REFRESHEDAND RESTORED. EVERY DAY YOU
  • 00:16:59.374 --> 00:17:00.776
  • THAT'S WHERE YOU'RE REFRESHEDAND RESTORED. EVERY DAY YOUNEED TO TAKE TIME TO READ YOUR
  • 00:17:00.776 --> 00:17:02.411
  • AND RESTORED. EVERY DAY YOUNEED TO TAKE TIME TO READ YOURBIBLE. ALL THROUGH THE DAY
  • 00:17:02.411 --> 00:17:04.813
  • NEED TO TAKE TIME TO READ YOURBIBLE. ALL THROUGH THE DAYMEDITATE ON GOD'S PROMISES.
  • 00:17:04.813 --> 00:17:05.948
  • BIBLE. ALL THROUGH THE DAYMEDITATE ON GOD'S PROMISES.PUT ON SOME GOOD PRAISE MUSIC.
  • 00:17:05.948 --> 00:17:07.783
  • MEDITATE ON GOD'S PROMISES.PUT ON SOME GOOD PRAISE MUSIC.HAVE THAT QUIET TIME WITH JUST
  • 00:17:07.783 --> 00:17:09.485
  • PUT ON SOME GOOD PRAISE MUSIC.HAVE THAT QUIET TIME WITH JUSTYOU AND GOD.
  • 00:17:09.485 --> 00:17:10.419
  • HAVE THAT QUIET TIME WITH JUSTYOU AND GOD.YOU KNOW, THESE DAYS EVERYTHING
  • 00:17:10.419 --> 00:17:12.387
  • YOU AND GOD.YOU KNOW, THESE DAYS EVERYTHINGIS SO NOISY, SO HECTIC, SO
  • 00:17:12.387 --> 00:17:14.990
  • YOU KNOW, THESE DAYS EVERYTHINGIS SO NOISY, SO HECTIC, SOBUSY.
  • 00:17:14.990 --> 00:17:15.991
  • IS SO NOISY, SO HECTIC, SOBUSY.BUT WHEN YOU GET ALONE AND SAY,
  • 00:17:15.991 --> 00:17:17.426
  • BUSY.BUT WHEN YOU GET ALONE AND SAY,"GOD, I LOVE YOU TODAY. THANK
  • 00:17:17.426 --> 00:17:19.862
  • BUT WHEN YOU GET ALONE AND SAY,"GOD, I LOVE YOU TODAY. THANKYOU FOR MY LIFE, FOR MY FAMILY,
  • 00:17:19.862 --> 00:17:21.063
  • "GOD, I LOVE YOU TODAY. THANKYOU FOR MY LIFE, FOR MY FAMILY,FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES YOU'VE
  • 00:17:21.063 --> 00:17:22.231
  • YOU FOR MY LIFE, FOR MY FAMILY,FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES YOU'VEGIVEN ME.
  • 00:17:22.231 --> 00:17:23.165
  • FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES YOU'VEGIVEN ME.LORD, I KNOW EVERY GOOD THING
  • 00:17:23.165 --> 00:17:25.334
  • GIVEN ME.LORD, I KNOW EVERY GOOD THINGCOMES FROM YOU."
  • 00:17:25.334 --> 00:17:26.735
  • LORD, I KNOW EVERY GOOD THINGCOMES FROM YOU."WHEN YOU LIVE LIKE THAT YOU
  • 00:17:26.735 --> 00:17:28.237
  • COMES FROM YOU."WHEN YOU LIVE LIKE THAT YOUWILL HAVE FRESH OIL TO KEEP
  • 00:17:28.237 --> 00:17:30.906
  • WHEN YOU LIVE LIKE THAT YOUWILL HAVE FRESH OIL TO KEEPYOUR LIGHT BURNING BRIGHTLY.
  • 00:17:30.906 --> 00:17:32.040
  • WILL HAVE FRESH OIL TO KEEPYOUR LIGHT BURNING BRIGHTLY.IT'S EASY TO TAKE CARE OF
  • 00:17:32.040 --> 00:17:33.308
  • YOUR LIGHT BURNING BRIGHTLY.IT'S EASY TO TAKE CARE OFEVERYONE ELSE BUT YOUR FIRST
  • 00:17:33.308 --> 00:17:35.277
  • IT'S EASY TO TAKE CARE OFEVERYONE ELSE BUT YOUR FIRSTPRIORITY IS TO TAKE CARE OF
  • 00:17:35.277 --> 00:17:37.146
  • EVERYONE ELSE BUT YOUR FIRSTPRIORITY IS TO TAKE CARE OFYOURSELF.
  • 00:17:37.146 --> 00:17:38.580
  • PRIORITY IS TO TAKE CARE OFYOURSELF.SOMETIMES WE'RE ALWAYS GIVING,
  • 00:17:38.580 --> 00:17:40.282
  • YOURSELF.SOMETIMES WE'RE ALWAYS GIVING,TAKING CARE OF THE CHILDREN,
  • 00:17:40.282 --> 00:17:41.884
  • SOMETIMES WE'RE ALWAYS GIVING,TAKING CARE OF THE CHILDREN,WORKING OVERTIME AT THE OFFICE,
  • 00:17:41.884 --> 00:17:43.485
  • TAKING CARE OF THE CHILDREN,WORKING OVERTIME AT THE OFFICE,HELPING THAT FRIEND THAT'S
  • 00:17:43.485 --> 00:17:44.586
  • WORKING OVERTIME AT THE OFFICE,HELPING THAT FRIEND THAT'SSTRUGGLING. AND THAT'S ALL
  • 00:17:44.586 --> 00:17:46.355
  • HELPING THAT FRIEND THAT'SSTRUGGLING. AND THAT'S ALLGOOD. BUT IF WE'RE NOT CAREFUL
  • 00:17:46.355 --> 00:17:47.956
  • STRUGGLING. AND THAT'S ALLGOOD. BUT IF WE'RE NOT CAREFULWE'RE ALWAYS GIVING AND WE
  • 00:17:47.956 --> 00:17:50.192
  • GOOD. BUT IF WE'RE NOT CAREFULWE'RE ALWAYS GIVING AND WEEND UP RUNDOWN.
  • 00:17:50.192 --> 00:17:51.760
  • WE'RE ALWAYS GIVING AND WEEND UP RUNDOWN.YOU HAVE TO TAKE TIME EVERY DAY
  • 00:17:51.760 --> 00:17:54.897
  • END UP RUNDOWN.YOU HAVE TO TAKE TIME EVERY DAYTO GET FILLED BACK UP.
  • 00:17:54.897 --> 00:17:56.498
  • YOU HAVE TO TAKE TIME EVERY DAYTO GET FILLED BACK UP.WHEN YOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE,
  • 00:17:56.498 --> 00:17:57.499
  • TO GET FILLED BACK UP.WHEN YOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE,LIKE TODAY, YOU'RE BEING
  • 00:17:57.499 --> 00:17:58.834
  • WHEN YOU'RE IN GOD'S PRESENCE,LIKE TODAY, YOU'RE BEINGREFRESHED, RESTORED,
  • 00:17:58.834 --> 00:18:00.536
  • LIKE TODAY, YOU'RE BEINGREFRESHED, RESTORED,REENERGIZED.
  • 00:18:00.536 --> 00:18:02.504
  • REFRESHED, RESTORED,REENERGIZED.PROVERBS 3:6 SAYS, "IN ALL YOUR
  • 00:18:02.504 --> 00:18:05.507
  • REENERGIZED.PROVERBS 3:6 SAYS, "IN ALL YOURWAYS ACKNOWLEDGE GOD AND HE
  • 00:18:05.507 --> 00:18:07.409
  • PROVERBS 3:6 SAYS, "IN ALL YOURWAYS ACKNOWLEDGE GOD AND HEWILL CROWN YOUR EFFORTS WITH
  • 00:18:07.409 --> 00:18:08.844
  • WAYS ACKNOWLEDGE GOD AND HEWILL CROWN YOUR EFFORTS WITHSUCCESS."
  • 00:18:08.844 --> 00:18:10.379
  • WILL CROWN YOUR EFFORTS WITHSUCCESS."ALL THROUGH THE DAY WE SHOULD
  • 00:18:10.379 --> 00:18:11.847
  • SUCCESS."ALL THROUGH THE DAY WE SHOULDBE ACKNOWLEDGING GOD, ASKING
  • 00:18:11.847 --> 00:18:13.315
  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY WE SHOULDBE ACKNOWLEDGING GOD, ASKINGFOR HIS HELP, SEEKING HIS
  • 00:18:13.315 --> 00:18:15.417
  • BE ACKNOWLEDGING GOD, ASKINGFOR HIS HELP, SEEKING HISWISDOM, THANKING HIM FOR HIS
  • 00:18:15.417 --> 00:18:17.019
  • FOR HIS HELP, SEEKING HISWISDOM, THANKING HIM FOR HISGOODNESS.
  • 00:18:17.019 --> 00:18:18.420
  • WISDOM, THANKING HIM FOR HISGOODNESS.IN THE MORNING, "FATHER, THANK
  • 00:18:18.420 --> 00:18:19.555
  • GOODNESS.IN THE MORNING, "FATHER, THANKYOU FOR ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:18:19.555 --> 00:18:21.423
  • IN THE MORNING, "FATHER, THANKYOU FOR ANOTHER BEAUTIFULDAY. I COMMIT THIS DAY, MY
  • 00:18:21.423 --> 00:18:23.192
  • YOU FOR ANOTHER BEAUTIFULDAY. I COMMIT THIS DAY, MYPLANS, MY FUTURE, INTO YOUR
  • 00:18:23.192 --> 00:18:24.726
  • DAY. I COMMIT THIS DAY, MYPLANS, MY FUTURE, INTO YOURHANDS." YOU JUST ACKNOWLEDGED
  • 00:18:24.726 --> 00:18:26.762
  • PLANS, MY FUTURE, INTO YOURHANDS." YOU JUST ACKNOWLEDGEDGOD. HE PROMISES HE WILL CROWN
  • 00:18:26.762 --> 00:18:28.964
  • HANDS." YOU JUST ACKNOWLEDGEDGOD. HE PROMISES HE WILL CROWNTHAT DAY WITH SUCCESS.
  • 00:18:28.964 --> 00:18:30.799
  • GOD. HE PROMISES HE WILL CROWNTHAT DAY WITH SUCCESS.DRIVING ON THE FREEWAY,
  • 00:18:30.799 --> 00:18:31.800
  • THAT DAY WITH SUCCESS.DRIVING ON THE FREEWAY,"FATHER, THANK YOU FOR GETTING
  • 00:18:31.800 --> 00:18:33.402
  • DRIVING ON THE FREEWAY,"FATHER, THANK YOU FOR GETTINGME THERE SAFELY."
  • 00:18:33.402 --> 00:18:34.736
  • "FATHER, THANK YOU FOR GETTINGME THERE SAFELY."AT THE OFFICE, "LORD, HELP ME
  • 00:18:34.736 --> 00:18:36.104
  • ME THERE SAFELY."AT THE OFFICE, "LORD, HELP METO BE PRODUCTIVE TODAY."
  • 00:18:36.104 --> 00:18:37.339
  • AT THE OFFICE, "LORD, HELP METO BE PRODUCTIVE TODAY."AT HOME, "FATHER, BLESS MY
  • 00:18:37.339 --> 00:18:38.674
  • TO BE PRODUCTIVE TODAY."AT HOME, "FATHER, BLESS MYCHILDREN."
  • 00:18:38.674 --> 00:18:39.775
  • AT HOME, "FATHER, BLESS MYCHILDREN."BEFORE YOU GO TO BED, "LORD,
  • 00:18:39.775 --> 00:18:40.876
  • CHILDREN."BEFORE YOU GO TO BED, "LORD,THANK YOU FOR A GOOD NIGHT'S
  • 00:18:40.876 --> 00:18:42.277
  • BEFORE YOU GO TO BED, "LORD,THANK YOU FOR A GOOD NIGHT'SREST."
  • 00:18:42.277 --> 00:18:43.845
  • THANK YOU FOR A GOOD NIGHT'SREST."WHEN YOU'RE CONSTANTLY
  • 00:18:43.845 --> 00:18:45.113
  • REST."WHEN YOU'RE CONSTANTLYACKNOWLEDGING GOD, YOU'RE
  • 00:18:45.113 --> 00:18:46.548
  • WHEN YOU'RE CONSTANTLYACKNOWLEDGING GOD, YOU'RESEEKING HIM. HE SAYS A REWARD
  • 00:18:46.548 --> 00:18:49.117
  • ACKNOWLEDGING GOD, YOU'RESEEKING HIM. HE SAYS A REWARDIS COMING. I WONDER HOW MUCH
  • 00:18:49.117 --> 00:18:51.987
  • SEEKING HIM. HE SAYS A REWARDIS COMING. I WONDER HOW MUCHMORE OF GOD'S FAVOR WE WOULD
  • 00:18:51.987 --> 00:18:53.288
  • IS COMING. I WONDER HOW MUCHMORE OF GOD'S FAVOR WE WOULDSEE IF WE WOULD ACKNOWLEDGE
  • 00:18:53.288 --> 00:18:55.857
  • MORE OF GOD'S FAVOR WE WOULDSEE IF WE WOULD ACKNOWLEDGEGOD MORE OFTEN.
  • 00:18:55.857 --> 00:18:57.993
  • SEE IF WE WOULD ACKNOWLEDGEGOD MORE OFTEN.FRIENDS, GOD IS A GENTLEMAN.
  • 00:18:57.993 --> 00:18:59.328
  • GOD MORE OFTEN.FRIENDS, GOD IS A GENTLEMAN.HE'S NOT GOING TO BUTT INTO YOUR
  • 00:18:59.328 --> 00:19:01.964
  • FRIENDS, GOD IS A GENTLEMAN.HE'S NOT GOING TO BUTT INTO YOURLIFE. YOU HAVE TO INVITE HIM IN.
  • 00:19:01.964 --> 00:19:03.398
  • HE'S NOT GOING TO BUTT INTO YOURLIFE. YOU HAVE TO INVITE HIM IN.NOT JUST ONCE WHEN YOU COMMIT
  • 00:19:03.398 --> 00:19:04.600
  • LIFE. YOU HAVE TO INVITE HIM IN.NOT JUST ONCE WHEN YOU COMMITYOUR LIFE TO HIM. I'M TALKING
  • 00:19:04.600 --> 00:19:06.268
  • NOT JUST ONCE WHEN YOU COMMITYOUR LIFE TO HIM. I'M TALKINGABOUT ALL THROUGH THE DAY.
  • 00:19:06.268 --> 00:19:07.869
  • YOUR LIFE TO HIM. I'M TALKINGABOUT ALL THROUGH THE DAY.IN ALL YOUR WAYS ACKNOWLEDGE
  • 00:19:07.869 --> 00:19:09.371
  • ABOUT ALL THROUGH THE DAY.IN ALL YOUR WAYS ACKNOWLEDGEGOD.
  • 00:19:09.371 --> 00:19:10.539
  • IN ALL YOUR WAYS ACKNOWLEDGEGOD.EVEN THINGS THAT WE CAN DO ON
  • 00:19:10.539 --> 00:19:12.140
  • GOD.EVEN THINGS THAT WE CAN DO ONOUR OWN, IF YOU WILL ACKNOWLEDGE
  • 00:19:12.140 --> 00:19:13.775
  • EVEN THINGS THAT WE CAN DO ONOUR OWN, IF YOU WILL ACKNOWLEDGEGOD IT WILL GO BETTER. IT WILL
  • 00:19:13.775 --> 00:19:16.645
  • OUR OWN, IF YOU WILL ACKNOWLEDGEGOD IT WILL GO BETTER. IT WILLBE EASIER.
  • 00:19:16.645 --> 00:19:17.746
  • GOD IT WILL GO BETTER. IT WILLBE EASIER.AT THE GROCERY STORE,
  • 00:19:17.746 --> 00:19:18.680
  • BE EASIER.AT THE GROCERY STORE,"FATHER, HELP ME TO FIND GOOD
  • 00:19:18.680 --> 00:19:19.915
  • AT THE GROCERY STORE,"FATHER, HELP ME TO FIND GOODDEALS TODAY."
  • 00:19:19.915 --> 00:19:21.283
  • "FATHER, HELP ME TO FIND GOODDEALS TODAY."IN A CROWDED PARKING LOT,
  • 00:19:21.283 --> 00:19:22.084
  • DEALS TODAY."IN A CROWDED PARKING LOT,"LORD, HELP ME TO FIND A
  • 00:19:22.084 --> 00:19:23.385
  • IN A CROWDED PARKING LOT,"LORD, HELP ME TO FIND APARKING SPOT."
  • 00:19:23.385 --> 00:19:24.586
  • "LORD, HELP ME TO FIND APARKING SPOT."BEFORE YOU PLAY THAT BALLGAME,
  • 00:19:24.586 --> 00:19:25.821
  • PARKING SPOT."BEFORE YOU PLAY THAT BALLGAME,"LORD, HELP MY SKILLS, MY
  • 00:19:25.821 --> 00:19:26.655
  • BEFORE YOU PLAY THAT BALLGAME,"LORD, HELP MY SKILLS, MYGIFTS, MY TALENTS, TO COME OUT
  • 00:19:26.655 --> 00:19:28.223
  • "LORD, HELP MY SKILLS, MYGIFTS, MY TALENTS, TO COME OUTTO THE FULL."
  • 00:19:28.223 --> 00:19:30.225
  • GIFTS, MY TALENTS, TO COME OUTTO THE FULL."SO OFTEN WE THINK WE CAN ONLY
  • 00:19:30.225 --> 00:19:32.427
  • TO THE FULL."SO OFTEN WE THINK WE CAN ONLYTALK TO GOD ABOUT MAJOR
  • 00:19:32.427 --> 00:19:34.463
  • SO OFTEN WE THINK WE CAN ONLYTALK TO GOD ABOUT MAJORPROBLEMS, MAJOR OBSTACLES,
  • 00:19:34.463 --> 00:19:36.732
  • TALK TO GOD ABOUT MAJORPROBLEMS, MAJOR OBSTACLES,BUT GOD WANTS TO BE INVOLVED IN
  • 00:19:36.732 --> 00:19:38.767
  • PROBLEMS, MAJOR OBSTACLES,BUT GOD WANTS TO BE INVOLVED INEVERY PART OF OUR LIVES. THAT'S
  • 00:19:38.767 --> 00:19:40.402
  • BUT GOD WANTS TO BE INVOLVED INEVERY PART OF OUR LIVES. THAT'SWHY HE SAID, "IN ALL YOUR WAYS
  • 00:19:40.402 --> 00:19:42.871
  • EVERY PART OF OUR LIVES. THAT'SWHY HE SAID, "IN ALL YOUR WAYSIF YOU'LL ACKNOWLEDGE ME, IF
  • 00:19:42.871 --> 00:19:44.306
  • WHY HE SAID, "IN ALL YOUR WAYSIF YOU'LL ACKNOWLEDGE ME, IFYOU'LL PUT ME FIRST, I WILL
  • 00:19:44.306 --> 00:19:46.141
  • IF YOU'LL ACKNOWLEDGE ME, IFYOU'LL PUT ME FIRST, I WILLGIVE YOU A REWARD."
  • 00:19:46.141 --> 00:19:47.743
  • YOU'LL PUT ME FIRST, I WILLGIVE YOU A REWARD."SEE, WHEN WE ACKNOWLEDGE GOD
  • 00:19:47.743 --> 00:19:49.578
  • GIVE YOU A REWARD."SEE, WHEN WE ACKNOWLEDGE GODWE'RE SHOWING OUR DEPENDENCY
  • 00:19:49.578 --> 00:19:50.879
  • SEE, WHEN WE ACKNOWLEDGE GODWE'RE SHOWING OUR DEPENDENCYON HIM. WE'RE PUTTING AWAY OUR
  • 00:19:50.879 --> 00:19:53.148
  • WE'RE SHOWING OUR DEPENDENCYON HIM. WE'RE PUTTING AWAY OURPRIDE AND IN HUMILITY WE'RE
  • 00:19:53.148 --> 00:19:55.384
  • ON HIM. WE'RE PUTTING AWAY OURPRIDE AND IN HUMILITY WE'RESAYING, "GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY.
  • 00:19:55.384 --> 00:19:56.685
  • PRIDE AND IN HUMILITY WE'RESAYING, "GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY.I'M COUNTING ON YOUR STRENGTH,
  • 00:19:56.685 --> 00:19:58.086
  • SAYING, "GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY.I'M COUNTING ON YOUR STRENGTH,YOUR FAVOR."
  • 00:19:58.086 --> 00:19:59.388
  • I'M COUNTING ON YOUR STRENGTH,YOUR FAVOR."IT'S THIS ATTITUDE OF
  • 00:19:59.388 --> 00:20:01.323
  • YOUR FAVOR."IT'S THIS ATTITUDE OFDEPENDENCY THAT GOD RESPONDS
  • 00:20:01.323 --> 00:20:02.891
  • IT'S THIS ATTITUDE OFDEPENDENCY THAT GOD RESPONDSTO. THAT'S WHAT CAUSES HIM TO
  • 00:20:02.891 --> 00:20:03.892
  • DEPENDENCY THAT GOD RESPONDSTO. THAT'S WHAT CAUSES HIM TOSHOW UP AND CROWN THAT DAY
  • 00:20:03.892 --> 00:20:05.927
  • TO. THAT'S WHAT CAUSES HIM TOSHOW UP AND CROWN THAT DAYWITH SUCCESS.
  • 00:20:05.927 --> 00:20:07.029
  • SHOW UP AND CROWN THAT DAYWITH SUCCESS.ON THE OTHER HAND, WHEN WE
  • 00:20:07.029 --> 00:20:08.797
  • WITH SUCCESS.ON THE OTHER HAND, WHEN WEDON'T ASK FOR GOD'S HELP WE'RE
  • 00:20:08.797 --> 00:20:11.533
  • ON THE OTHER HAND, WHEN WEDON'T ASK FOR GOD'S HELP WE'RESHOWING OUR SELF-RELIANCE.
  • 00:20:11.533 --> 00:20:12.501
  • DON'T ASK FOR GOD'S HELP WE'RESHOWING OUR SELF-RELIANCE.WE'RE SAYING IN EFFECT, "GOD,
  • 00:20:12.501 --> 00:20:13.869
  • SHOWING OUR SELF-RELIANCE.WE'RE SAYING IN EFFECT, "GOD,I'VE GOT THIS COVERED TODAY.
  • 00:20:13.869 --> 00:20:15.237
  • WE'RE SAYING IN EFFECT, "GOD,I'VE GOT THIS COVERED TODAY.I DON'T NEED YOU. I CAN DO IT
  • 00:20:15.237 --> 00:20:16.538
  • I'VE GOT THIS COVERED TODAY.I DON'T NEED YOU. I CAN DO ITON MY OWN."
  • 00:20:16.538 --> 00:20:17.539
  • I DON'T NEED YOU. I CAN DO ITON MY OWN."THAT'S WHEN GOD WILL STEP BACK
  • 00:20:17.539 --> 00:20:19.741
  • ON MY OWN."THAT'S WHEN GOD WILL STEP BACKAND TAKE AWAY HIS BLESSING.
  • 00:20:19.741 --> 00:20:20.742
  • THAT'S WHEN GOD WILL STEP BACKAND TAKE AWAY HIS BLESSING.IT DOESN'T MEAN THAT WE WON'T
  • 00:20:20.742 --> 00:20:22.311
  • AND TAKE AWAY HIS BLESSING.IT DOESN'T MEAN THAT WE WON'TACCOMPLISH THINGS. BUT MY POINT
  • 00:20:22.311 --> 00:20:23.578
  • IT DOESN'T MEAN THAT WE WON'TACCOMPLISH THINGS. BUT MY POINTIS THIS; HOW MUCH MORE COULD
  • 00:20:23.578 --> 00:20:25.914
  • ACCOMPLISH THINGS. BUT MY POINTIS THIS; HOW MUCH MORE COULDWE ACCOMPLISH?
  • 00:20:25.914 --> 00:20:27.582
  • IS THIS; HOW MUCH MORE COULDWE ACCOMPLISH?HOW MUCH EASIER WOULD IT BE?
  • 00:20:27.582 --> 00:20:29.151
  • WE ACCOMPLISH?HOW MUCH EASIER WOULD IT BE?HOW MUCH LESS OF A HEADACHE,
  • 00:20:29.151 --> 00:20:30.419
  • HOW MUCH EASIER WOULD IT BE?HOW MUCH LESS OF A HEADACHE,STRESS AND STRAIN IF WE HAD
  • 00:20:30.419 --> 00:20:32.621
  • HOW MUCH LESS OF A HEADACHE,STRESS AND STRAIN IF WE HADTHE CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE
  • 00:20:32.621 --> 00:20:34.323
  • STRESS AND STRAIN IF WE HADTHE CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSEBREATHING IN OUR DIRECTION?
  • 00:20:34.323 --> 00:20:36.091
  • THE CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSEBREATHING IN OUR DIRECTION?IN ALL OF YOUR WAYS LEARN TO
  • 00:20:36.091 --> 00:20:37.893
  • BREATHING IN OUR DIRECTION?IN ALL OF YOUR WAYS LEARN TOACKNOWLEDGE GOD. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:20:37.893 --> 00:20:39.461
  • IN ALL OF YOUR WAYS LEARN TOACKNOWLEDGE GOD. (APPLAUSE)A FEW YEARS AGO ONE OF OUR
  • 00:20:39.461 --> 00:20:41.897
  • ACKNOWLEDGE GOD. (APPLAUSE)A FEW YEARS AGO ONE OF OURRABBITS GOT OUT OF THE CAGE.
  • 00:20:41.897 --> 00:20:43.332
  • A FEW YEARS AGO ONE OF OURRABBITS GOT OUT OF THE CAGE.WE HAVE THIS FENCED OFF AREA
  • 00:20:43.332 --> 00:20:44.733
  • RABBITS GOT OUT OF THE CAGE.WE HAVE THIS FENCED OFF AREAIN OUR BACKYARD AND SOMEBODY
  • 00:20:44.733 --> 00:20:46.501
  • WE HAVE THIS FENCED OFF AREAIN OUR BACKYARD AND SOMEBODYLEFT THE LITTLE GATE OPEN.
  • 00:20:46.501 --> 00:20:47.936
  • IN OUR BACKYARD AND SOMEBODYLEFT THE LITTLE GATE OPEN.THIS HAD HAPPENED SEVERAL
  • 00:20:47.936 --> 00:20:49.137
  • LEFT THE LITTLE GATE OPEN.THIS HAD HAPPENED SEVERALTIMES BEFORE. THIS PARTICULAR
  • 00:20:49.137 --> 00:20:50.972
  • THIS HAD HAPPENED SEVERALTIMES BEFORE. THIS PARTICULARRABBIT THAT GOT OUT WAS ALMOST
  • 00:20:50.972 --> 00:20:53.008
  • TIMES BEFORE. THIS PARTICULARRABBIT THAT GOT OUT WAS ALMOSTIMPOSSIBLE TO CATCH.
  • 00:20:53.008 --> 00:20:54.376
  • RABBIT THAT GOT OUT WAS ALMOSTIMPOSSIBLE TO CATCH.A FEW MONTHS EARLIER HE GOT OUT
  • 00:20:54.376 --> 00:20:56.178
  • IMPOSSIBLE TO CATCH.A FEW MONTHS EARLIER HE GOT OUTAND I SPENT OVER TWO AND A HALF
  • 00:20:56.178 --> 00:20:58.080
  • A FEW MONTHS EARLIER HE GOT OUTAND I SPENT OVER TWO AND A HALFHOURS IN MY BACKYARD WITH MY
  • 00:20:58.080 --> 00:20:59.781
  • AND I SPENT OVER TWO AND A HALFHOURS IN MY BACKYARD WITH MYCHILDREN TRYING TO CATCH THIS
  • 00:20:59.781 --> 00:21:01.616
  • HOURS IN MY BACKYARD WITH MYCHILDREN TRYING TO CATCH THISRABBIT. HE GETS ALONG THE FENCE
  • 00:21:01.616 --> 00:21:03.118
  • CHILDREN TRYING TO CATCH THISRABBIT. HE GETS ALONG THE FENCELINE IN THE BUSHES AND RUNS UP
  • 00:21:03.118 --> 00:21:03.985
  • RABBIT. HE GETS ALONG THE FENCELINE IN THE BUSHES AND RUNS UPAND DOWN. HE IS SO FAST.
  • 00:21:03.985 --> 00:21:05.020
  • LINE IN THE BUSHES AND RUNS UPAND DOWN. HE IS SO FAST.I TOOK SOME FOOD OUT THERE TO
  • 00:21:05.020 --> 00:21:05.887
  • AND DOWN. HE IS SO FAST.I TOOK SOME FOOD OUT THERE TOBRIBE HIM. I GAVE HIM THE FOOD
  • 00:21:05.887 --> 00:21:07.622
  • I TOOK SOME FOOD OUT THERE TOBRIBE HIM. I GAVE HIM THE FOODBUT HE GOT AWAY BEFORE I COULD
  • 00:21:07.622 --> 00:21:10.292
  • BRIBE HIM. I GAVE HIM THE FOODBUT HE GOT AWAY BEFORE I COULDGRAB HIM. (LAUGHTER)
  • 00:21:10.292 --> 00:21:11.193
  • BUT HE GOT AWAY BEFORE I COULDGRAB HIM. (LAUGHTER)THEN I GOT MY CHILDREN, JONATHAN
  • 00:21:11.193 --> 00:21:12.794
  • GRAB HIM. (LAUGHTER)THEN I GOT MY CHILDREN, JONATHANAND ALEXANDRA, THEY GOT A BIG
  • 00:21:12.794 --> 00:21:14.363
  • THEN I GOT MY CHILDREN, JONATHANAND ALEXANDRA, THEY GOT A BIGBLANKET AND I HAD A BLANKET AND
  • 00:21:14.363 --> 00:21:15.797
  • AND ALEXANDRA, THEY GOT A BIGBLANKET AND I HAD A BLANKET ANDWE WERE ON THAT FENCE LINE, VERY
  • 00:21:15.797 --> 00:21:17.299
  • BLANKET AND I HAD A BLANKET ANDWE WERE ON THAT FENCE LINE, VERYSTRATEGICALLY CLOSING IN.
  • 00:21:17.299 --> 00:21:18.133
  • WE WERE ON THAT FENCE LINE, VERYSTRATEGICALLY CLOSING IN.RIGHT WHEN WE THREW OUR
  • 00:21:18.133 --> 00:21:19.234
  • STRATEGICALLY CLOSING IN.RIGHT WHEN WE THREW OURBLANKETS, THOUGH, HE WAS ABLE
  • 00:21:19.234 --> 00:21:20.702
  • RIGHT WHEN WE THREW OURBLANKETS, THOUGH, HE WAS ABLETO GET AWAY. AFTER TWO AND A
  • 00:21:20.702 --> 00:21:22.137
  • BLANKETS, THOUGH, HE WAS ABLETO GET AWAY. AFTER TWO AND AHALF HOURS I WAS SO FRUSTRATED
  • 00:21:22.137 --> 00:21:23.972
  • TO GET AWAY. AFTER TWO AND AHALF HOURS I WAS SO FRUSTRATEDI WENT IN THE HOUSE.
  • 00:21:23.972 --> 00:21:25.073
  • HALF HOURS I WAS SO FRUSTRATEDI WENT IN THE HOUSE.ABOUT A HALF-HOUR LATER OUR
  • 00:21:25.073 --> 00:21:26.575
  • I WENT IN THE HOUSE.ABOUT A HALF-HOUR LATER OURDAUGHTER ALEXANDRA, SHE WAS
  • 00:21:26.575 --> 00:21:28.110
  • ABOUT A HALF-HOUR LATER OURDAUGHTER ALEXANDRA, SHE WASABOUT SEVEN AT THAT TIME, SHE
  • 00:21:28.110 --> 00:21:29.678
  • DAUGHTER ALEXANDRA, SHE WASABOUT SEVEN AT THAT TIME, SHECAUGHT THE RABBIT.
  • 00:21:29.678 --> 00:21:30.746
  • ABOUT SEVEN AT THAT TIME, SHECAUGHT THE RABBIT.BUT THIS PARTICULAR MORNING
  • 00:21:30.746 --> 00:21:31.747
  • CAUGHT THE RABBIT.BUT THIS PARTICULAR MORNINGIT WAS VERY EARLY. I WAS IN MY
  • 00:21:31.747 --> 00:21:33.482
  • BUT THIS PARTICULAR MORNINGIT WAS VERY EARLY. I WAS IN MYOFFICE AT HOME PREPARING MY
  • 00:21:33.482 --> 00:21:34.683
  • IT WAS VERY EARLY. I WAS IN MYOFFICE AT HOME PREPARING MYMESSAGE. THE CHILDREN WERE
  • 00:21:34.683 --> 00:21:36.551
  • OFFICE AT HOME PREPARING MYMESSAGE. THE CHILDREN WEREABOUT TO GO TO SCHOOL. THEY
  • 00:21:36.551 --> 00:21:37.986
  • MESSAGE. THE CHILDREN WEREABOUT TO GO TO SCHOOL. THEYCAME RUNNING UP THE STAIRS
  • 00:21:37.986 --> 00:21:39.020
  • ABOUT TO GO TO SCHOOL. THEYCAME RUNNING UP THE STAIRSAND SAID, "DADDY! DADDY! THE
  • 00:21:39.020 --> 00:21:40.222
  • CAME RUNNING UP THE STAIRSAND SAID, "DADDY! DADDY! THERABBIT IS OUT AND HE'S IN THE
  • 00:21:40.222 --> 00:21:41.623
  • AND SAID, "DADDY! DADDY! THERABBIT IS OUT AND HE'S IN THEFRONT YARD."
  • 00:21:41.623 --> 00:21:42.724
  • RABBIT IS OUT AND HE'S IN THEFRONT YARD."TO ME, THAT WAS THE WORST
  • 00:21:42.724 --> 00:21:43.792
  • FRONT YARD."TO ME, THAT WAS THE WORSTPOSSIBLE NEWS I COULD HAVE
  • 00:21:43.792 --> 00:21:45.560
  • TO ME, THAT WAS THE WORSTPOSSIBLE NEWS I COULD HAVERECEIVED. (LAUGHTER)
  • 00:21:45.560 --> 00:21:46.328
  • POSSIBLE NEWS I COULD HAVERECEIVED. (LAUGHTER)YOU COULD HAVE SAID THE HOUSE
  • 00:21:46.328 --> 00:21:47.829
  • RECEIVED. (LAUGHTER)YOU COULD HAVE SAID THE HOUSEWAS ON FIRE AND I THOUGHT,
  • 00:21:47.829 --> 00:21:48.897
  • YOU COULD HAVE SAID THE HOUSEWAS ON FIRE AND I THOUGHT,"OKAY. I CAN DEAL WITH THAT."
  • 00:21:48.897 --> 00:21:49.965
  • WAS ON FIRE AND I THOUGHT,"OKAY. I CAN DEAL WITH THAT."BUT I DID NOT WANT TO DEAL WITH
  • 00:21:49.965 --> 00:21:51.333
  • "OKAY. I CAN DEAL WITH THAT."BUT I DID NOT WANT TO DEAL WITHTHIS STINKING RABBIT, I MEAN,
  • 00:21:51.333 --> 00:21:52.334
  • BUT I DID NOT WANT TO DEAL WITHTHIS STINKING RABBIT, I MEAN,THIS BEAUTIFUL RABBIT.
  • 00:21:52.334 --> 00:21:53.769
  • THIS STINKING RABBIT, I MEAN,THIS BEAUTIFUL RABBIT.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:21:53.769 --> 00:21:54.536
  • THIS BEAUTIFUL RABBIT.(LAUGHTER)IT TOOK ME TWO AND A HALF HOURS
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  • (LAUGHTER)IT TOOK ME TWO AND A HALF HOURSIN THE BACKYARD.
  • 00:21:55.404 --> 00:21:56.705
  • IT TOOK ME TWO AND A HALF HOURSIN THE BACKYARD.I THOUGHT, "MAN ALIVE. IN THE
  • 00:21:56.705 --> 00:21:57.672
  • IN THE BACKYARD.I THOUGHT, "MAN ALIVE. IN THEFRONT YARD HE CAN RUN ALL THE
  • 00:21:57.672 --> 00:21:59.107
  • I THOUGHT, "MAN ALIVE. IN THEFRONT YARD HE CAN RUN ALL THEWAY DOWN THE STREET. WE'RE
  • 00:21:59.107 --> 00:22:00.675
  • FRONT YARD HE CAN RUN ALL THEWAY DOWN THE STREET. WE'REGOING TO BE HERE FOREVER."
  • 00:22:00.675 --> 00:22:02.110
  • WAY DOWN THE STREET. WE'REGOING TO BE HERE FOREVER."I WENT OUT THERE AND VICTORIA
  • 00:22:02.110 --> 00:22:02.978
  • GOING TO BE HERE FOREVER."I WENT OUT THERE AND VICTORIAAND SOME NEIGHBORS AND OUR
  • 00:22:02.978 --> 00:22:04.746
  • I WENT OUT THERE AND VICTORIAAND SOME NEIGHBORS AND OURCHILDREN, THEY WERE LOOKING AT
  • 00:22:04.746 --> 00:22:06.114
  • AND SOME NEIGHBORS AND OURCHILDREN, THEY WERE LOOKING ATTHE RABBIT IN THE BUSHES JUST
  • 00:22:06.114 --> 00:22:08.049
  • CHILDREN, THEY WERE LOOKING ATTHE RABBIT IN THE BUSHES JUSTAS CALM AS CAN BE.
  • 00:22:08.049 --> 00:22:09.284
  • THE RABBIT IN THE BUSHES JUSTAS CALM AS CAN BE.THIS TIME I DECIDED A DIFFERENT
  • 00:22:09.284 --> 00:22:10.786
  • AS CALM AS CAN BE.THIS TIME I DECIDED A DIFFERENTAPPROACH. I THOUGHT, "I'M GOING
  • 00:22:10.786 --> 00:22:12.087
  • THIS TIME I DECIDED A DIFFERENTAPPROACH. I THOUGHT, "I'M GOINGTO PRAY." I REMEMBERED PROVERBS
  • 00:22:12.087 --> 00:22:13.989
  • APPROACH. I THOUGHT, "I'M GOINGTO PRAY." I REMEMBERED PROVERBS3:6. I SAID, "FATHER, YOU SAID
  • 00:22:13.989 --> 00:22:15.023
  • TO PRAY." I REMEMBERED PROVERBS3:6. I SAID, "FATHER, YOU SAIDIF I WOULD ACKNOWLEDGE YOU IN
  • 00:22:15.023 --> 00:22:17.225
  • 3:6. I SAID, "FATHER, YOU SAIDIF I WOULD ACKNOWLEDGE YOU INALL MY WAYS YOU WOULD CROWN MY
  • 00:22:17.225 --> 00:22:19.161
  • IF I WOULD ACKNOWLEDGE YOU INALL MY WAYS YOU WOULD CROWN MYEFFORTS WITH SUCCESS."
  • 00:22:19.161 --> 00:22:19.961
  • ALL MY WAYS YOU WOULD CROWN MYEFFORTS WITH SUCCESS."(APPLAUSE) "GOD, I KNOW YOU
  • 00:22:19.961 --> 00:22:21.296
  • EFFORTS WITH SUCCESS."(APPLAUSE) "GOD, I KNOW YOUMADE THIS RABBIT. YOU ARE IN
  • 00:22:21.296 --> 00:22:23.165
  • (APPLAUSE) "GOD, I KNOW YOUMADE THIS RABBIT. YOU ARE INCOMPLETE CONTROL."
  • 00:22:23.165 --> 00:22:24.266
  • MADE THIS RABBIT. YOU ARE INCOMPLETE CONTROL."I SAID, "GOD, I'M ASKING YOU TO
  • 00:22:24.266 --> 00:22:26.134
  • COMPLETE CONTROL."I SAID, "GOD, I'M ASKING YOU TOCAUSE THIS RABBIT TO BE STILL
  • 00:22:26.134 --> 00:22:27.602
  • I SAID, "GOD, I'M ASKING YOU TOCAUSE THIS RABBIT TO BE STILLSO I CAN CATCH HIM..."
  • 00:22:27.602 --> 00:22:28.670
  • CAUSE THIS RABBIT TO BE STILLSO I CAN CATCH HIM..."(LAUGHTER)..."AND GO ON ABOUT MY
  • 00:22:28.670 --> 00:22:30.872
  • SO I CAN CATCH HIM..."(LAUGHTER)..."AND GO ON ABOUT MYBUSINESS." (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:22:30.872 --> 00:22:31.973
  • (LAUGHTER)..."AND GO ON ABOUT MYBUSINESS." (APPLAUSE)YOU LAUGH BUT IT TURNS OUT
  • 00:22:31.973 --> 00:22:33.575
  • BUSINESS." (APPLAUSE)YOU LAUGH BUT IT TURNS OUTGOOD. (LAUGHTER)
  • 00:22:33.575 --> 00:22:34.443
  • YOU LAUGH BUT IT TURNS OUTGOOD. (LAUGHTER)I WENT OVER TO THAT RABBIT AND
  • 00:22:34.443 --> 00:22:35.510
  • GOOD. (LAUGHTER)I WENT OVER TO THAT RABBIT ANDHE TURNED LIKE HE WAS GOING TO
  • 00:22:35.510 --> 00:22:36.645
  • I WENT OVER TO THAT RABBIT ANDHE TURNED LIKE HE WAS GOING TOTAKE OFF RUNNING LIKE HE ALWAYS
  • 00:22:36.645 --> 00:22:37.979
  • HE TURNED LIKE HE WAS GOING TOTAKE OFF RUNNING LIKE HE ALWAYSDOES BUT FOR SOME REASON IT WAS
  • 00:22:37.979 --> 00:22:40.182
  • TAKE OFF RUNNING LIKE HE ALWAYSDOES BUT FOR SOME REASON IT WASLIKE SOMETHING PUT THE BRAKES
  • 00:22:40.182 --> 00:22:42.884
  • DOES BUT FOR SOME REASON IT WASLIKE SOMETHING PUT THE BRAKESON HIM. HE DIDN'T TWITCH. HE
  • 00:22:42.884 --> 00:22:45.754
  • LIKE SOMETHING PUT THE BRAKESON HIM. HE DIDN'T TWITCH. HEDIDN'T SNIFF. HE DIDN'T WIGGLE.
  • 00:22:45.754 --> 00:22:47.722
  • ON HIM. HE DIDN'T TWITCH. HEDIDN'T SNIFF. HE DIDN'T WIGGLE.HE WAS FROZEN IN HIS TRACKS.
  • 00:22:47.722 --> 00:22:49.090
  • DIDN'T SNIFF. HE DIDN'T WIGGLE.HE WAS FROZEN IN HIS TRACKS.I WAS ABLE TO PICK UP THAT
  • 00:22:49.090 --> 00:22:50.058
  • HE WAS FROZEN IN HIS TRACKS.I WAS ABLE TO PICK UP THATRABBIT. LISTEN, WE'VE HAD THAT
  • 00:22:50.058 --> 00:22:51.092
  • I WAS ABLE TO PICK UP THATRABBIT. LISTEN, WE'VE HAD THATRABBIT SIX YEARS. I'VE NEVER
  • 00:22:51.092 --> 00:22:52.561
  • RABBIT. LISTEN, WE'VE HAD THATRABBIT SIX YEARS. I'VE NEVERCAUGHT THAT RABBIT THAT EASILY
  • 00:22:52.561 --> 00:22:53.662
  • RABBIT SIX YEARS. I'VE NEVERCAUGHT THAT RABBIT THAT EASILYBEFORE. WHEN I GOT THAT RABBIT
  • 00:22:53.662 --> 00:22:55.230
  • CAUGHT THAT RABBIT THAT EASILYBEFORE. WHEN I GOT THAT RABBITHE STARTED GOING WILD
  • 00:22:55.230 --> 00:22:57.199
  • BEFORE. WHEN I GOT THAT RABBITHE STARTED GOING WILDTRYING TO GET LOOSE. IT'S LIKE
  • 00:22:57.199 --> 00:22:58.400
  • HE STARTED GOING WILDTRYING TO GET LOOSE. IT'S LIKEGOD SAID, "JOEL, I GAVE HIM TO
  • 00:22:58.400 --> 00:22:59.901
  • TRYING TO GET LOOSE. IT'S LIKEGOD SAID, "JOEL, I GAVE HIM TOYOU BUT GOOD LUCK NOW."
  • 00:22:59.901 --> 00:23:01.570
  • GOD SAID, "JOEL, I GAVE HIM TOYOU BUT GOOD LUCK NOW."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)
  • 00:23:01.570 --> 00:23:03.772
  • YOU BUT GOOD LUCK NOW."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)THAT RABBIT WAS SO MAD.
  • 00:23:03.772 --> 00:23:05.640
  • (LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)THAT RABBIT WAS SO MAD.HE WAS SNARLING AT ME LIKE HE
  • 00:23:05.640 --> 00:23:07.175
  • THAT RABBIT WAS SO MAD.HE WAS SNARLING AT ME LIKE HEWAS THINKING, "HOW IN THE WORLD
  • 00:23:07.175 --> 00:23:08.977
  • HE WAS SNARLING AT ME LIKE HEWAS THINKING, "HOW IN THE WORLDDID I LET YOU CATCH ME?"
  • 00:23:08.977 --> 00:23:10.011
  • WAS THINKING, "HOW IN THE WORLDDID I LET YOU CATCH ME?"I THOUGHT, "DON'T GET MAD AT
  • 00:23:10.011 --> 00:23:11.146
  • DID I LET YOU CATCH ME?"I THOUGHT, "DON'T GET MAD ATME. GOD DID IT TO YOU."
  • 00:23:11.146 --> 00:23:12.647
  • I THOUGHT, "DON'T GET MAD ATME. GOD DID IT TO YOU."(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:23:12.647 --> 00:23:13.715
  • ME. GOD DID IT TO YOU."(LAUGHTER)LET ME ENCOURAGE YOU.
  • 00:23:13.715 --> 00:23:14.783
  • (LAUGHTER)LET ME ENCOURAGE YOU.ACKNOWLEDGE GOD IN ALL YOUR
  • 00:23:14.783 --> 00:23:16.885
  • LET ME ENCOURAGE YOU.ACKNOWLEDGE GOD IN ALL YOURWAYS: IN BIG THINGS, IN LITTLE
  • 00:23:16.885 --> 00:23:18.687
  • ACKNOWLEDGE GOD IN ALL YOURWAYS: IN BIG THINGS, IN LITTLETHINGS, AT HOME, AT THE OFFICE,
  • 00:23:18.687 --> 00:23:20.155
  • WAYS: IN BIG THINGS, IN LITTLETHINGS, AT HOME, AT THE OFFICE,THE LITTLE LEAGUE FIELD; THE
  • 00:23:20.155 --> 00:23:21.656
  • THINGS, AT HOME, AT THE OFFICE,THE LITTLE LEAGUE FIELD; THEGROCERY STORE. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:23:21.656 --> 00:23:23.692
  • THE LITTLE LEAGUE FIELD; THEGROCERY STORE. (APPLAUSE)"GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY. GOD, I
  • 00:23:23.692 --> 00:23:24.960
  • GROCERY STORE. (APPLAUSE)"GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY. GOD, IRECOGNIZE YOU'RE THE SOURCE OF
  • 00:23:24.960 --> 00:23:26.561
  • "GOD, I NEED YOU TODAY. GOD, IRECOGNIZE YOU'RE THE SOURCE OFMY STRENGTH."
  • 00:23:26.561 --> 00:23:28.296
  • RECOGNIZE YOU'RE THE SOURCE OFMY STRENGTH."THAT IS SEEKING GOD.
  • 00:23:28.296 --> 00:23:31.032
  • MY STRENGTH."THAT IS SEEKING GOD.HE PROMISES A REWARD IS COMING.
  • 00:23:31.032 --> 00:23:32.133
  • THAT IS SEEKING GOD.HE PROMISES A REWARD IS COMING.PROVERBS 22:4 SAYS, "THE REWARD
  • 00:23:32.133 --> 00:23:34.169
  • HE PROMISES A REWARD IS COMING.PROVERBS 22:4 SAYS, "THE REWARDOF TRUE HUMILITY AND FEAR OF
  • 00:23:34.169 --> 00:23:36.938
  • PROVERBS 22:4 SAYS, "THE REWARDOF TRUE HUMILITY AND FEAR OFTHE LORD IS WEALTH, HONOR AND
  • 00:23:36.938 --> 00:23:38.974
  • OF TRUE HUMILITY AND FEAR OFTHE LORD IS WEALTH, HONOR ANDA LONG LIFE."
  • 00:23:38.974 --> 00:23:40.342
  • THE LORD IS WEALTH, HONOR ANDA LONG LIFE."THAT'S MY PRAYER FOR EACH OF
  • 00:23:40.342 --> 00:23:42.310
  • A LONG LIFE."THAT'S MY PRAYER FOR EACH OFYOU, THAT YOU WILL HAVE GOD'S
  • 00:23:42.310 --> 00:23:43.979
  • THAT'S MY PRAYER FOR EACH OFYOU, THAT YOU WILL HAVE GOD'SFAVOR, THAT YOU WILL LIVE A
  • 00:23:43.979 --> 00:23:45.614
  • YOU, THAT YOU WILL HAVE GOD'SFAVOR, THAT YOU WILL LIVE ALONG LIFE AND THAT YOU WILL SEE
  • 00:23:45.614 --> 00:23:47.716
  • FAVOR, THAT YOU WILL LIVE ALONG LIFE AND THAT YOU WILL SEEALL YOUR DREAMS COME TO PASS.
  • 00:23:47.716 --> 00:23:48.683
  • LONG LIFE AND THAT YOU WILL SEEALL YOUR DREAMS COME TO PASS.HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN?
  • 00:23:48.683 --> 00:23:50.485
  • ALL YOUR DREAMS COME TO PASS.HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN?BY HONORING GOD. MAKE PLEASING
  • 00:23:50.485 --> 00:23:53.522
  • HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN?BY HONORING GOD. MAKE PLEASINGGOD YOUR HIGHEST PRIORITY.
  • 00:23:53.522 --> 00:23:54.322
  • BY HONORING GOD. MAKE PLEASINGGOD YOUR HIGHEST PRIORITY.GET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANK
  • 00:23:54.322 --> 00:23:56.324
  • GOD YOUR HIGHEST PRIORITY.GET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANKGOD FOR HIS GOODNESS.
  • 00:23:56.324 --> 00:23:57.492
  • GET UP EVERY MORNING AND THANKGOD FOR HIS GOODNESS.ALL THROUGH THE DAY ACKNOWLEDGE
  • 00:23:57.492 --> 00:23:59.828
  • GOD FOR HIS GOODNESS.ALL THROUGH THE DAY ACKNOWLEDGEGOD. KEEP YOUR INNER MAN FILLED
  • 00:23:59.828 --> 00:24:01.997
  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY ACKNOWLEDGEGOD. KEEP YOUR INNER MAN FILLEDUP BY SPENDING TIME WITH GOD.
  • 00:24:01.997 --> 00:24:04.232
  • GOD. KEEP YOUR INNER MAN FILLEDUP BY SPENDING TIME WITH GOD.SEE IT AS A VITAL NECESSITY.
  • 00:24:04.232 --> 00:24:05.233
  • UP BY SPENDING TIME WITH GOD.SEE IT AS A VITAL NECESSITY.REMEMBER, DON'T SEEK THE
  • 00:24:05.233 --> 00:24:08.270
  • SEE IT AS A VITAL NECESSITY.REMEMBER, DON'T SEEK THEBLESSING. SEEK THE BLESSOR AND
  • 00:24:08.270 --> 00:24:10.005
  • REMEMBER, DON'T SEEK THEBLESSING. SEEK THE BLESSOR ANDTHE BLESSING WILL COME.
  • 00:24:10.005 --> 00:24:10.605
  • BLESSING. SEEK THE BLESSOR ANDTHE BLESSING WILL COME.ALL THESE THINGS WILL BE ADDED
  • 00:24:10.605 --> 00:24:11.940
  • THE BLESSING WILL COME.ALL THESE THINGS WILL BE ADDEDUNTO YOU.
  • 00:24:11.940 --> 00:24:13.008
  • ALL THESE THINGS WILL BE ADDEDUNTO YOU.I BELIEVE TODAY BECAUSE YOU
  • 00:24:13.008 --> 00:24:14.543
  • UNTO YOU.I BELIEVE TODAY BECAUSE YOUARE DILIGENTLY SEEKING GOD A
  • 00:24:14.543 --> 00:24:16.711
  • I BELIEVE TODAY BECAUSE YOUARE DILIGENTLY SEEKING GOD AREWARD IS COMING.
  • 00:24:16.711 --> 00:24:18.446
  • ARE DILIGENTLY SEEKING GOD AREWARD IS COMING.GET READY FOR GOD'S GOODNESS.
  • 00:24:18.446 --> 00:24:19.514
  • REWARD IS COMING.GET READY FOR GOD'S GOODNESS.HE IS GOING TO TURN NEGATIVE
  • 00:24:19.514 --> 00:24:21.182
  • GET READY FOR GOD'S GOODNESS.HE IS GOING TO TURN NEGATIVESITUATIONS AROUND. HE IS GOING
  • 00:24:21.182 --> 00:24:23.151
  • HE IS GOING TO TURN NEGATIVESITUATIONS AROUND. HE IS GOINGTO OPEN UP NEW DOORS. GOD IS
  • 00:24:23.151 --> 00:24:24.286
  • SITUATIONS AROUND. HE IS GOINGTO OPEN UP NEW DOORS. GOD ISGOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDE
  • 00:24:24.286 --> 00:24:25.654
  • TO OPEN UP NEW DOORS. GOD ISGOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDEINFORMATION. HE IS GOING TO
  • 00:24:25.654 --> 00:24:27.188
  • GOING TO GIVE YOU INSIDEINFORMATION. HE IS GOING TOPOUR OUT HIS FAVOR IN WAYS
  • 00:24:27.188 --> 00:24:29.524
  • INFORMATION. HE IS GOING TOPOUR OUT HIS FAVOR IN WAYSGREATER THAN YOU EVER IMAGINED.
  • 00:24:29.524 --> 00:24:30.659
  • POUR OUT HIS FAVOR IN WAYSGREATER THAN YOU EVER IMAGINED.GOD IS SAYING, "I'M GOING TO PAY
  • 00:24:30.659 --> 00:24:33.828
  • GREATER THAN YOU EVER IMAGINED.GOD IS SAYING, "I'M GOING TO PAYYOU FOR SEEKING ME WITH FAVOR,
  • 00:24:33.828 --> 00:24:34.963
  • GOD IS SAYING, "I'M GOING TO PAYYOU FOR SEEKING ME WITH FAVOR,WITH HONOR AND WITH A LONG,
  • 00:24:34.963 --> 00:24:37.265
  • YOU FOR SEEKING ME WITH FAVOR,WITH HONOR AND WITH A LONG,BLESSED, SATISFIED, PRODUCTIVE,
  • 00:24:37.265 --> 00:24:38.466
  • WITH HONOR AND WITH A LONG,BLESSED, SATISFIED, PRODUCTIVE,PROSPEROUS, FAITH-FILLED,
  • 00:24:38.466 --> 00:24:41.036
  • BLESSED, SATISFIED, PRODUCTIVE,PROSPEROUS, FAITH-FILLED,HEALTHY LIFE."
  • 00:24:41.036 --> 00:24:42.137
  • PROSPEROUS, FAITH-FILLED,HEALTHY LIFE."I DECLARE IT AND I BELIEVE IT
  • 00:24:42.137 --> 00:24:43.638
  • HEALTHY LIFE."I DECLARE IT AND I BELIEVE ITOVER EACH ONE OF YOU.
  • 00:24:43.638 --> 00:24:44.539
  • I DECLARE IT AND I BELIEVE ITOVER EACH ONE OF YOU.IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,
  • 00:24:44.539 --> 00:24:46.408
  • OVER EACH ONE OF YOU.IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,"AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)
  • 00:24:46.408 --> 00:24:47.709
  • IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,"AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:24:47.709 --> 00:24:48.510
  • "AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)(APPLAUSE)WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSE
  • 00:24:48.510 --> 00:24:49.411
  • (APPLAUSE)WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSEOUR BROADCAST WITHOUT GIVING
  • 00:24:49.411 --> 00:24:50.712
  • WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSEOUR BROADCAST WITHOUT GIVINGYOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE
  • 00:24:50.712 --> 00:24:52.113
  • OUR BROADCAST WITHOUT GIVINGYOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKEJESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:52.113 --> 00:24:53.114
  • YOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKEJESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:53.114 --> 00:24:54.416
  • JESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENT
  • 00:24:54.416 --> 00:24:56.851
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENTOF MY SINS. COME IN TO MY
  • 00:24:56.851 --> 00:24:58.253
  • JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENTOF MY SINS. COME IN TO MYHEART. I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:58.253 --> 00:25:01.756
  • OF MY SINS. COME IN TO MYHEART. I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."
  • 00:25:01.756 --> 00:25:02.991
  • HEART. I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THAT
  • 00:25:02.991 --> 00:25:04.492
  • SAVIOR."FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THATSIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOU
  • 00:25:04.492 --> 00:25:05.794
  • FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THATSIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOUGOT BORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOOD
  • 00:25:05.794 --> 00:25:07.662
  • SIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOUGOT BORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOODBIBLE-BASED CHURCH.
  • 00:25:07.662 --> 00:25:08.964
  • GOT BORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOODBIBLE-BASED CHURCH.KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE. HE'S GOING
  • 00:25:08.964 --> 00:25:10.165
  • BIBLE-BASED CHURCH.KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE. HE'S GOINGTO TAKE YOU PLACES YOU'VE NEVER
  • 00:25:10.165 --> 00:25:11.433
  • .
  • 00:25:12.334 --> 00:25:13.134
  • .>ANNCR: AS A THANK YOU
  • 00:25:13.134 --> 00:25:13.802
  • >ANNCR: AS A THANK YOUFOR YOUR SUPPORT OF
  • 00:25:13.802 --> 00:25:15.003
  • FOR YOUR SUPPORT OFOUR MINISTRY THIS MONTH,
  • 00:25:15.003 --> 00:25:16.071
  • OUR MINISTRY THIS MONTH,JOEL AND VICTORIA WOULD
  • 00:25:16.071 --> 00:25:16.972
  • OF JOEL'S NEW DEVOTIONAL,
  • 00:25:18.440 --> 00:25:20.141
  • JOEL OSTEEN WILL ENCOURAGE
  • 00:25:21.776 --> 00:25:23.378
  • JOEL OSTEEN WILL ENCOURAGEYOU EVERY DAY, EQUIP YOU
  • 00:25:23.378 --> 00:25:24.746
  • YOU EVERY DAY, EQUIP YOUTO PRAY BIG PRAYERS, AND
  • 00:25:24.746 --> 00:25:26.514
  • TO PRAY BIG PRAYERS, ANDBUILD YOUR FAITH TO RECEIVE
  • 00:25:26.514 --> 00:25:27.882
  • BUILD YOUR FAITH TO RECEIVEALL THAT GOD HAS IN STORE
  • 00:25:27.882 --> 00:25:29.384
  • ALL THAT GOD HAS IN STOREFOR YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:25:29.384 --> 00:25:30.251
  • FOR YOUR LIFE.>VICTORIA: GOD HAS AMAZING
  • 00:25:30.251 --> 00:25:31.586
  • >VICTORIA: GOD HAS AMAZINGTHINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.
  • 00:25:31.586 --> 00:25:32.587
  • THINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.WHEN YOU TAKE THE LIMITS
  • 00:25:32.587 --> 00:25:33.755
  • WHEN YOU TAKE THE LIMITSOFF OF HIM AND PRAY BOLD
  • 00:25:33.755 --> 00:25:34.956
  • OFF OF HIM AND PRAY BOLDPRAYERS, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:25:34.956 --> 00:25:36.558
  • PRAYERS, YOU'RE GOING TOSEE UNCOMMON BLESSINGS,
  • 00:25:36.558 --> 00:25:38.226
  • SEE UNCOMMON BLESSINGS,UNUSUAL INCREASE,
  • 00:25:38.226 --> 00:25:39.628
  • UNUSUAL INCREASE,AND UNPRECEDENTED FAVOR.
  • 00:25:39.628 --> 00:25:40.495
  • AND UNPRECEDENTED FAVOR.HE'S GOING TO TAKE YOU
  • 00:25:40.495 --> 00:25:41.396
  • HE'S GOING TO TAKE YOUFURTHER THAN YOU'VE EVER
  • 00:25:41.396 --> 00:25:42.263
  • FURTHER THAN YOU'VE EVERDREAMED.
  • 00:25:42.263 --> 00:25:43.064
  • DREAMED.>JOEL: THIS DEVOTIONAL IS
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  • >JOEL: THIS DEVOTIONAL ISFILLED WITH ENCOURAGEMENT
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  • FILLED WITH ENCOURAGEMENTAND INSPIRATION.
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  • IT WILL HELP YOU LIVE THEBEST LIFE THAT BELONGS TO
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  • BEST LIFE THAT BELONGS TOYOU.
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  • IS MAKING A DIFFERENCEIN PEOPLE'S LIVES AROUND
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  • IN PEOPLE'S LIVES AROUNDTHE WORLD.
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  • THE WORLD.THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR
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  • THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOURSUPPORT; YOUR PRAYERS.
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  • SUPPORT; YOUR PRAYERS.AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO
  • 00:26:08.556 --> 00:26:09.924
  • AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TOALL OF OUR CHAMPION OF HOPE
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  • ALL OF OUR CHAMPION OF HOPEPARTNERS FOR WHAT YOU DO TO
  • 00:26:11.259 --> 00:26:12.761
  • PARTNERS FOR WHAT YOU DO TOKEEP THE MINISTRY GOING.
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  • KEEP THE MINISTRY GOING.>VICTORIA: TOGETHER, WE
  • 00:26:13.595 --> 00:26:14.629
  • >VICTORIA: TOGETHER, WEARE CONTINUING TO MAKE A
  • 00:26:14.629 --> 00:26:16.064
  • ARE CONTINUING TO MAKE ADIFFERENCE FROM BLOOD DRIVES
  • 00:26:16.064 --> 00:26:17.332
  • DIFFERENCE FROM BLOOD DRIVESTO DELIVERING HOPE BOXES
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  • TO DELIVERING HOPE BOXESFILLED WITH CRITICAL
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  • FILLED WITH CRITICALSUPPLIES. GLOBAL MEDICAL
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  • SUPPLIES. GLOBAL MEDICALMISSIONS THROUGHOUT AFRICA
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  • MISSIONS THROUGHOUT AFRICATO SERVING OUR LOCAL FOOD
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  • TO SERVING OUR LOCAL FOODBANKS.
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  • BANKS.>MALE: WE WERE SITTING IN A
  • 00:26:24.239 --> 00:26:25.173
  • >MALE: WE WERE SITTING IN AMEETING DISCUSSING WITH MY
  • 00:26:25.173 --> 00:26:25.974
  • WE GOING TO DO TO PROVIDE
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  • WE GOING TO DO TO PROVIDEFRUITS TO OUR PATRONS?
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  • FRUITS TO OUR PATRONS?WE HAVE 400 PER WEEK."
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  • WE HAVE 400 PER WEEK."AND THEN THE MIRACLE CALL
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  • AND THEN THE MIRACLE CALLCAME FROM LAKEWOOD CHURCH.
  • 00:26:31.713 --> 00:26:33.014
  • CAME FROM LAKEWOOD CHURCH.THEY SAID THAT THEY WERE
  • 00:26:33.014 --> 00:26:34.049
  • THEY SAID THAT THEY WEREHAVING FRUIT SENT AND THEY
  • 00:26:34.049 --> 00:26:35.116
  • HAVING FRUIT SENT AND THEYCOULD PROVIDE EIGHT PALLETS
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  • MIRACLE. BECAUSE NOW WE
  • 00:26:37.185 --> 00:26:38.019
  • MIRACLE. BECAUSE NOW WEHAVE EIGHT PALLETS OF
  • 00:26:38.019 --> 00:26:39.354
  • HAVE EIGHT PALLETS OFPRODUCE TO GIVE TO OUR
  • 00:26:39.354 --> 00:26:40.822
  • PRODUCE TO GIVE TO OUR400+ PATRONS PER WEEK.
  • 00:26:40.822 --> 00:26:41.956
  • 400+ PATRONS PER WEEK.IT IS TRULY A MIRACLE FROM
  • 00:26:41.956 --> 00:26:43.525
  • IT IS TRULY A MIRACLE FROMOUR GREAT GOD.
  • 00:26:43.525 --> 00:26:44.025
  • OUR GREAT GOD.>VICTORIA: NONE OF THIS
  • 00:26:44.025 --> 00:26:44.759
  • >VICTORIA: NONE OF THISWOULD BE POSSIBLE WITHOUT
  • 00:26:44.759 --> 00:26:46.394
  • WOULD BE POSSIBLE WITHOUTYOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT.
  • 00:26:46.394 --> 00:26:47.529
  • YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT.>JOEL: KNOW THAT WE PRAY
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  • >JOEL: KNOW THAT WE PRAYFOR YOU EVERY DAY.
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  • FOR YOU EVERY DAY.I KNOW GOD HAS GREAT
  • 00:26:49.964 --> 00:26:51.266
  • I KNOW GOD HAS GREATTHINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.
  • 00:26:51.266 --> 00:26:52.567
  • THINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVE
  • 00:26:52.567 --> 00:26:53.802
  • YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVEIF THERE WASN'T SOMETHING
  • 00:26:53.802 --> 00:26:55.103
  • IF THERE WASN'T SOMETHINGAMAZING RIGHT UP IN FRONT
  • 00:26:55.103 --> 00:26:56.404
  • AMAZING RIGHT UP IN FRONTOF YOU. STAY STRONG.
  • 00:26:56.404 --> 00:26:57.505
  • OF YOU. STAY STRONG.KEEP FIGHTING THE GOOD
  • 00:26:57.505 --> 00:26:59.074
  • KEEP FIGHTING THE GOODFIGHT OF FAITH BECAUSE
  • 00:26:59.074 --> 00:27:00.208
  • FIGHT OF FAITH BECAUSEGOD IS IN CONTROL OF YOUR
  • 00:27:00.208 --> 00:27:01.109
  • GOD IS IN CONTROL OF YOURLIFE. HE'S BREATHING IN
  • 00:27:01.109 --> 00:27:02.977
  • LIFE. HE'S BREATHING INYOUR DIRECTION RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:27:02.977 --> 00:27:03.812
  • YOUR DIRECTION RIGHT NOW.LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
  • 00:27:03.812 --> 00:27:04.946
  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALL
  • 00:27:04.946 --> 00:27:06.047
  • LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALLTHOSE THAT ARE WATCHING
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  • THOSE THAT ARE WATCHINGAND LISTENING.
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  • AND LISTENING.LORD, I THANK YOU THAT
  • 00:27:08.083 --> 00:27:09.484
  • LORD, I THANK YOU THATYOUR FAVOR IS ON THEM
  • 00:27:09.484 --> 00:27:10.652
  • YOUR FAVOR IS ON THEMIN A NEW WAY. THAT YOU
  • 00:27:10.652 --> 00:27:12.153
  • IN A NEW WAY. THAT YOUARE HEALING SICK BODIES,
  • 00:27:12.153 --> 00:27:13.955
  • ARE HEALING SICK BODIES,RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,
  • 00:27:13.955 --> 00:27:14.723
  • RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,FREEING THEM FROM
  • 00:27:14.723 --> 00:27:15.990
  • FREEING THEM FROMADDICTIONS.
  • 00:27:15.990 --> 00:27:16.958
  • ADDICTIONS.LORD, I SPEAK PEACE INTO
  • 00:27:16.958 --> 00:27:18.193
  • LORD, I SPEAK PEACE INTOTHEIR MINDS, THEIR BODIES,
  • 00:27:18.193 --> 00:27:19.394
  • THEIR MINDS, THEIR BODIES,THEIR SPIRITS.
  • 00:27:19.394 --> 00:27:20.395
  • THEIR SPIRITS.THAT THE ANXIETY,
  • 00:27:20.395 --> 00:27:21.362
  • THAT THE ANXIETY,THE DEPRESSION IS GOING,
  • 00:27:21.362 --> 00:27:22.630
  • THE DEPRESSION IS GOING,THE ADDICTIONS.
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  • THE ADDICTIONS.LORD, LET IT BE A NEW DAY
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  • LORD, LET IT BE A NEW DAYOF VICTORY IN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:27:25.867 --> 00:27:27.202
  • OF VICTORY IN JESUS' NAME.WE LOVE YOU VERY MUCH.
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  • WE LOVE YOU VERY MUCH.WE'LL SEE YOU NEXT TIME.
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